Protest Rally @ FL Board of Education meeting in Duval– Stop harming public...

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KIPP Charter School

1440 North McDuff Avenue

Jacksonville, FL 32254

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Take action now. If you value public education, join us in protest at the Board of Education meeting in Duval County, Florida. Board members and Commissioner of Education Richard Corcoran - who are all appointed - are not making public schools, students or teachers their top priority. Make a sign. Show up.

Demand that they:

  • Respect local control
  • Stop starving public schools
  • Pay teachers as professionals
  • Stop expanding Commissioner Corcoran's power
  • No state takeover of districts
  • End discrimination against students by private schools who receive diverted tax dollars
  • Moratorium on vouchers & charter expansion
  • Reduce maximum allowed testing hours
  • Remove high stakes attached to testing

Sign suggestions:

  • I Am A Public Ed Voter
  • Teachers deserve salaries NOT bonuses
  • FL Testing is a fraud
  • Stop data-mining our kids
  • Stop Starving public schools
  • My kid is NOT as test score
  • Stop state takeover of local public schools

Note: To protest, please arrive at 8A. Protesters to stand at the entrance to KIPP Jacksonville, 1440 North McDuff Ave., Jacksonville, Florida 32254

The Board of Education meeting begins at 9A and will continue until the board adjourns. Public comments must be tied to an existing agenda item. Check this link for the BOE September 20th agenda. http://www.fldoe.org/policy/state-board-of-edu/meetings/

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1440 North McDuff Avenue

Jacksonville, FL 32254

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