The Ulster County Legislature voted 23-0 on Tuesday November 18, 2014 to pass Resolution No. 350 in support of repealing common core and race to the top!
Resolution No. 350 – Supporting The Reintroduction and Passage Of New York State Assembly Bill 07994 and Senate Bill 06267, An Act To Amend The Education Law, In Relation To The Common Core State Standards Initiative And The Race To The Top Program
Please thank your county legislator for standing in support of our children. Here is a list of the Ulster County legislators with their contact information to assist you in contacting your county legislator.
Press release – Ulster County Legislators Voice Opposition to Federal Common Core Initiative
Video from the legislative session on November 18, 2014
Kingston Action For Education (KAFE) needs your help. Ulster County Resolution 350 will be going to the full Ulster County Legislature next Tuesday November 18, 2014 – just a few days from now. We need people to contact their county legislators and let them know that we want to repeal Common Core in our area!!
Let us know that you and FOUR (4) of your friends have written to your county legislators regarding Resolution 350 and you will get a ticket into a raffle for this Holiday Hostess Basket.
If chosen: You win the basket, your friends each get a cute holiday snowman pot holder!
Sample letters are attached to make this process easy or tell your legislator your own story about how Common Core has affected your child/family (the most effective option).
Resolution 350 letter a Resolution 350 letter b
Submit your name/e-mail and the name/e-mail of your four friends in the comment box below after everyone has contacted your county legislators.
For more information on Ulster County Resolution No. 350, click here.