Vote for French’s commitment to education

Thank you, Karyn, for this letter — and vote for Tyler, too! There are two House seats in LD-6 and we need to flip them both! As the #RedforEd movement has made abundantly clear, Arizona ranks in the very bottom tier when it comes to school funding. #RedforEd’s massive influence has dramatically focused public attention […]

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H.R. 610 Proposes Radically Reactionary Changes to Education

Here is more example of the axiom that Elections Have Real Life Consequences. Republicans in the U.S. House propose to eliminate the 1965 law requiring equal access to education and the school lunch standards set in 2012. DeVos proposes to expand school vouchers, undermining public education. If the Republican Senate and House pass this bill, […]

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GOP Administration Protects Profiteers over College Students

In another example of this GOP Administration dismantling’s of the federal government as we know it, the Education Department, led by GOP hero Betsey DeVos, is revoking regulations that forced for-profit colleges to prove that they provide gainful employment to the students they enroll. This is the most drastic in a series of moves that she […]

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Invest in Ed Petition Signing

Stop by Historic Brewing Barrel and Bottle to sign the petition to get Invest In Ed on the ballot.

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Invest in Ed Petition Signing

Stop by Firecreek Coffee House and sign the petition to get Invest In Ed on the ballot.

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Facts Not Slogans Support Invest in Ed Initiative

A letter written by Ann Heitland and published in today’s Arizona Daily Sun lays out the arguments on both sides of the Invest in Education initiative, for which petitions are circulating now. On the one side, there are fiscal facts; on the other are tired old slogans: The opponents of the Invest in Education Initiative have […]

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House Democrats Support Educators, Vote to Reject Inadequate and Unsustainable GOP Budget

The Arizona House and Senate Democrats fought hard last night for education in this state. They lost every vote. Ducey calls what came out “bipartisan” — which would be laughable if the lie didn’t fall off his lips so easily.  What really happened is that Republicans in the Arizona Legislature tried to scam the people […]

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What Is the “Invest in Education” Ballot Initiative?

It’s a gamble on a tight deadline. An advocacy group has filed an initiative with the Secretary of State called the “Invest in Education Act” that would go on the ballot in November if 150,642 signatures are raised between now and July 5.  That’s a lot of signatures! The Dark Money ballot intiative has been […]

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Flagstaff Red for Ed Rally

Join Flagstaff Educators and community members as we unite and show solidarity for increased funding for Arizona Education. Wear Red and bring your friends and family in front of City Hall to show support for the #RedForED movement!

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Flagstaff Red for Ed Rally

Join Flagstaff educators to fill downtown with red and to support their colleagues who are traveling to Phoenix to march on the Capitol.  Bring a lawn chair, water, and snacks. Let’s fill downtown with a sea of red! All are welcome! Here’s the plan: Gather at Heritage Square at 10 a.m. March to City Hall […]

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