Within the last two condition board elections in Louisiana, huge amount of money ran to candidates from corporate reformers, mostly from from condition. They chosen board people who support privatization and-stakes testing. The people of Louisiana are able to elect Jason France, a oublic school parent you never know intricacies from the condition education department (getting labored there). Jason needs every dollar he is able to raise to win. If you wish to help him, his web site is . I debated his opponent, Chas Roemer, a couple of years back in Lafayette, Louisiana, and located him to become a true believer in vouchers, charters, letter grades for schools, and-stakes responsibility for instructors.
The Network for Public Education is proud to endorse Jason France for Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE), District 6. Jason France, also termed as the training blogger Crazy Crawfish, is really a former Louisiana Department of your practice worker, an open education activist, and also the parent of two Baton Rouge public school students.
Jason is running for Louisiana BESE to “remove the outdoors influence of companies and the us government (as well as their phony education surrogates) to permit parents and teachers the liberty and final say within the education of the children.”
France is running for that chair presently occupied by BESE Leader Chas Roemer. Roemer may be the boy of former Louisiana governor Buddy Roemer – he's never attended public school, and the children don’t attend public school. He is a champion of “charter schools, Common Core, test-based critiques for schools and instructors and Education Superintendent John Whitened, ” based on the Occasions-Picayune. Roemer is really a classic illustration of the fortunate couple of making choices for the other party's children.
The following BESE Board have a most importantly vital that you role to experience later on of public education in Louisiana. The following board will choose to keep or fire questionable reformster Condition Superintendent John Whitened, that has mentioned a wish to remain in the positioning. A switch in District 6 means the opportunity of real change for college students and instructors in Louisiana.
NPE is for certain Jason France is only the candidate to assist produce the type of revolutionary change necessary for Louisiana. Check out Jason’s campaign website to understand more about his policy positions on issues for example Charters, Common Core, Testing, VAM, and Student Privacy. You may also read the newest publish on his blog, that is a direct attract the voters of Louisiana.
“Louisiana, if you want to repair education, you have to check out the motivations of people which are pitching their suggestions to you and also remain focused in your chief goal – fixing education final results and planning children for life of learning – instead of being tied lower with a single solution, candidate, or ally.”
Jason’s many years of activism in the home condition have won him the support of a number of Louisiana’s most prominent voices within the fight for public education.