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January 23 LegislativeKick-off!

January 23 LegislativeKick-off! Curious about the 2010 Legislative Session? You’re invited to a Legislative Kick-off on January 23! Saturday, January 23, 2010, 9 – 11 amTIES Building, Room 3001667 Snelling Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 55108 The second year of the 86th Legislative session begins on February 4, 2010, but much is already happening behind […]

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December 15, 2009

December 15, 2009 Update for December 15, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This Issue Legislative Kick-offState Budget DeficitRace to the Top “These are all our children and we will profit by or pay for whatever they become.” — James Baldwin Important Dates Saturday, January 23, 2010, 9 amParents United’s Legislative Kick-offTIES Building, […]

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November 16, 2009

November 16, 2009 Give to the Max! Your Donation Shares in $500,000 Match on November 17 Tomorrow, November 17, beginning at 8 am and continuing for 24 hours, contribute to Parents United at GiveMN.org using your credit card and your gift will be increased by sharing in a $500,000 match from The Saint Paul Foundation, […]

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November 10, 2009

November 10, 2009 Update for November 10, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director~ Race to the Top Grants ~   In This IssueSummaryIntentAspirations/ConcernsSelection Criteria “These are all our children and we will profit by or pay for whatever they become.” — James Baldwin Race to the Top Grants: What are they?As part of the […]

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October 7, 2009

October 7, 2009 Parents United has become an important, independent and powerful voice of citizens at the Minnesota Capitol committed to advocating – with you – for excellent public schools for all children. We have spent the last seven years doing just that and have found that advocacy works! Are you asking — Why Parents […]

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October 1, 2009

October 1, 2009 Update for October 1, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director If this is the first Parents United Legislative Update you are receiving — welcome!If you have been with us over the last seven years — thank you. In This IssueWhat is Happening?At the CapitolWhat Can I Do? “These are all our children […]

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September 2009

September 2009 If this is the first Parents United Legislative Update you are receiving–welcome! If you have been with us over the last seven years—thank you. Challenging Expectation, a tpt original documentary is previewing this coming weekend. It is truly worth your time. Watch it and enter into the conversation! From guest blogger and facilitator […]

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September 3, 2009

September 3, 2009 Update for September 3, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director If this is the first Parents United Legislative Update you are receiving — welcome! If you have been with us over the last seven years — thank you. Back to school: early bedtimes, new books, fresh, unspoiled notebooks and, for many of us, […]

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August 18, 2009

August 18, 2009 Update for July 29, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director ? Further Analysis of the 2009 Legislative Session – Part 3 ? AYP scores are out and it’s a good time to check your district’s status at the website of the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE). It’s a little tough to […]

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July 29, 2009

July 29, 2009 Update for July 29, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director ? Further Analysis of the 2009 Legislative Session – Part 3? What Happened at the Capitol during Session 2009 and how will it affect my school come September? This is the third update in our ongoing attempt to share a bit […]

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