Online Forum: The Parent Trigger from California to Florida

 

 

 The Parent Trigger from California to Florida

Sunday, May 26, 2013 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM Pacific Time

 

 

We will be hearing from Lori Yuan, a parent in Adelanto who fought the Parent Trigger at her school, and Parents Across America Founding Member Rita Solnet who, along with other organizations, defeated the Parent Trigger bill in the Florida State Senate on March 9, 2013.

 

To reserve your ticket, go to eventbrite.

This is a free event.

 

For more on the Parent Trigger, listen to:

 

 

“Won’t Back Down”: Corporate Education Reform and the Rhetoric of Fiction

 

 

Recommended reading:

 

 

Why Parents Across America Opposes Florida’s Parent Empowerment Legislation

 

 

Parent trigger misfires by disrupting and dismantling local schools

 

 

Parent Trigger Hoax

 

 

Parents Across America hails defeat of Florida’s Parent Trigger bill:

 

A victory of parents over forces that would privatize and profit from our public schools

 

 

How Connecticut Diffused The Parent Trigger

 

 

Ben Austin and His Parent Trigger, Now in Seattle

 

 

The “school conversion” clause in Initiative 1240, the parent trigger and ALEC model legislation

 

 

By the way, the “school conversion” clause became law in November, 2012.

 

 

This event is organized by Parents Across America.

 

 

Parents Across America is a non-profit, non-partisan grassroots organization that connects parents and activists from around the country to share ideas and work together to improve our nation’s public schools.

 

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