Why does voting for school board matter? Does my vote count? Who’s running for school board anyways?
Voting in local school board elections is one of the most impactful decisions in our country. Recently I became an eligible voter, and in the last 2 1/2
In the past three months, Parent Power Network and Students for Education Reform members have come together to plan a candidate forum event for the LAUSD school board elections 7th district. The focus of this forum is to amplify the voices of students and parents. Together, we hope to gain momentum in this fight for equity and implement more resources that lessen the achievement gap. The process of creating questions for the candidates included several meetings to ensure every issue important was brought up and covered.
Historically, the education system in this country has not provided access or equity to black and brown communities. In the next ten years, our hope is to create a more equitable education system and lessen the achievement gap for students of color. With this in mind, we invite you to join us this evening as we work towards eradicating systemic injustice in education.
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