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Anti-Common Core Groups / PSD School Board / TSD School Board / Senate Ed Committee /House Ed Committee / State Board of Ed
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Please take a moment to read this quick article, it's really short, and sign this petition. Hopefully someday we can ask Oklahoma for the same support.
Let Senators know Your Position on Local Accountability and Data Privacy— 1202 AND 1294 Are Scheduled to Be Heard This Week
Dates and times for these topics are subject to change. Watch our Facebook calendar for updates, or Download Senate Education Committee Calendar
HB14-1294: Student Data Privacy Act
Wednesday, April 23, 2014, Room SCR 356
This bill Does not currently ask for parental consent, still allows for collection, sharing of personal, and identifiable information. Please urge our senators to add amendments that will cover these concerns.
HB14-1202: Local Accountability Requirements for School Districts
Thursday, April 24, 2014, Room SCR 356
This is a study to look at assesments, district & state level. Make sure to ask for an amendment to delay PARCC for 1 year, while keeping TCAP or NAEP.
The Colorado Moms along with Sen Vicki Marble and Rep Justin Everett have introduced this bill to protect student data, requiring parental consent for the collection and sharing of student data and prohibits all selling of data. This bill also protects teacher privacy. The bill (SB14-204) creates the "Student and Teacher Data Privacy and Security Act" (ACT). Please contact Judiciary Committee to let them know your concern for protection of student data, parental rights. Vote YES for this bill!
We need to restore the decision making for education to our State & we also need to restore the right of Parental Involvement! Your child is your own & not the communities! Please help us in this fight! Click here to sign.
Make your presence known at the next State Board Meeting. There will be a rally from 10am - 1:30pm outside the Colorado Department of Education. Public Comment will be held at 3:30pm - join us and make your voice heard at the Colorado State Board Meeting.
There will be a rally at the Colorado State Capitol. People will come from all over the state in a show of solidarity against outside education reforms. Beginning at noon, Candidates for the 2014 elections will share their vision for Colorado education as they and others speak. There will be face-painting and food stands, a fun family event with meaning.
Monday, March 31st is the big day for HB14-1039 to go to the House Education Committee. This is the fourth time it has rescheduled and it's important! This is the bill that establishes procedures and protocol to mine AND SHARE data on preschoolers. E-mail the representatives and tell them NO.