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Final Legislative Wrap-Up

Unknown-2Join us on Saturday, June 4 from 10:30-12 at the Roseville Public Library community room for our annual Legislative Wrap-Up. We will discuss outcomes of the session and the implications for classrooms, teachers and students. We will also touch on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), including the timeline and differences from No Child Left Behind (NCLB). As this is our final Wrap-Up, we will recognize the work of Parents United over 14 years. Please register now. Count on coffee, cake and intriguing conversation.

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Minnesota lawmakers in discord over bonding and spending

Kyle Potter, Associated Press, suggests gaps between proposals in the Minnesota House and Senate reflect a large bipartisan divide. By May 23, in order to pass bonding measures or spend a dime of the surplus, legislators will have to compromise on taxes and transportation, bonding, education, drug sentencing and real IDs. According to the Star Tribune, it’s not […]

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Legislative Kickoff – St. Cloud

Please attend Parents United’s annual free and open view of education policy issues that may arise during the 2016 Legislative Session. The Kickoff is a way for every member of the public to better understand the political landscape of Minnesota’s education policy making. We translate the process, foreshadow trends, and make the arena of law-making accessible to all.

Please enter Apollo High School at door 2.

For the first time, there will be Legislative Kickoffs taking place in two locations: St. Paul on March 5 and St. Cloud on March 12.

Please register this free event so that we know how much coffee to make.

Register Now

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Legislative Kickoff – St. Paul

Please attend Parents United’s annual free and open view of education policy issues that may arise during the 2016 Legislative Session. The Kickoff is a way for every member of the public to better understand the political landscape of Minnesota’s education policy making. We translate the process, foreshadow trends, and make the arena of law-making accessible to all.

For the first time, there will be Legislative Kickoffs taking place in two locations: St. Paul on March 5 and St. Cloud on March 12.

Please register this free event so that we know how much coffee to make.

Register Now

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