Archive for the ‘Take Action’ Category

Urge Arizona AG and State Legislative Leaders to Not Waste Taxpayer Dollars in Pointless Appeal

January 25th, 2013

January 25, 2013 . The Arizona Court of Appeals ruled this month that the Legislature must start FULLY funding inflation, as voters mandated in Prop. 301.  (The Legislature had tried to use a loophole in the ballot language to avoid making these payments.)  This year, this would amount to $74 million or about $74 a  Continue Reading >

Present This Update at Your School’s Monthly PTO/PTA/FFO Meeting

January 25th, 2013

  Every PTA/PTO/FFO is permitted to have a legislative report presented at its monthly meeting.  The report must be a regular item on the agenda.  This report can include information on the legislative action on education, budgets, school board elections, overrides, bonds and propositions.  The report must be informational and cannot advocate a political position  Continue Reading >

How to Find and Contact Your 2013 Legislators

January 27th, 2011

2013 Arizona State Legislators Click HERE to find your District

How to Register to Vote

December 1st, 2009

One of the most important components to supporting your schools begins with one simple step: Register to vote.  Arizona is an “equal funding” state for education. This means that each school district receives the same funding per student from the state legislature.  Each elected member of our state legislature must be held accountable for how they vote, and  Continue Reading >

How To Advocate For Our Schools

August 8th, 2009

A “How To” Guide For Contacting Legislators: information on writing, emailing and calling your elected officials.

How to Contact Governor Brewer

June 3rd, 2009

Short bio of Governor Brewer and a contact link.