I. Funding – Sequestration, funding for the coming school year, and budget for next year. (Sign on your state council to a letter to support education funding.)
II. Reauthorization – Where we are with No Child Left Behind, the Higher Education Act, adult ed and early childhood.
III. Movement in State Capitols – Early education and literacy, teacher tests/evaluations and mandating curriculum.
IV. IRA’s Annual Conference – Attend sessions for state councils focused on advocacy in the core standards, and meet to discuss your advocacy program.
V. Request for IRA state councils to sign on to funding letter – IRA is joining many others in signing.
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