We are delighted to let you know that you can purchase your discounted Early Bird ticket to register for our annual conference starting today.
Purchase your ticket here.
Early Bird tickets will be on sale until May 30 or until all are sold out, so don’t wait. These tickets are a great price–$125. Not only do they offer conference admission, they also include breakfast and lunch on Saturday, and brunch on Sunday.
Please join us in Indianapolis as we fight for the public schools that our children and communities deserve. Don’t forget to get your Early Bird ticket here. We can’t wait to see you.
We have an update and a request. The campaign to stop federal vouchers is one we can win. The House Armed Services Committee (HASC) military personnel subcommittee did not include vouchers in the base bill, nor were any amendments made in subcommittee. However, the full committee markup is set for May 9. Keep those emails and phone calls to your Senators and representatives coming. We have sent nearly 5,000 emails but we need to send more.
If you have missed NPE updates on the DeVos federal voucher push, you can get up to speed on what is happening here.
It is also important to reach out to members of HASC. You can find those members here.
Here are two tweets to some HASC members to click and send. Just click on the images below, and if you are logged into Twitter a tweet will automatically be generated that you can send from your account.
NPE Action hopes you can attend the Journey for Justice (J4J) National Conference in May. J4J is led by NPE Action Board member Jitu Brown. NPE Board member Yohuru Williams will be a keynote speaker.
It will be in an inspiring event. If you would like to attend, please go here to register.
Thanks for all you do! See you in October, Early Birds!