Publication Date: 2003-02-13
Please donate to the Courage in Education Award
"I am in Birmingham because injustice is here."
-- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Announcing: The Courage in Education Award will be awarded to the World of Opportunity
Even if you can't come to the ceremony, you can participate: Please send donations to:
P. O. Box 370
Charlotte, VT 05445
Our goal is a donation from every state. So if you have other commitments and can't give a lot, put $1 in an envelope and send it.
This is your chance to help support this remarkable program which rescues students pushed out of the Birmingham high schools in the name of high test scores. For more news of the WOO, see:
The first annual Advocates for Children and Teachers National Organizing Workshop
When: March 14-15, 2003
Where: Birmingham, Alabama
The Plan: Activists from across the country are meeting to plan strategy against high-stakes testing.
Please contact Gloria Pipkin if you are interested in attending.