#LegislativeLegit: ACES and Project Rocket. See more Arizona legislative education news here

| February 11, 2020

Story by Lisa Irish • Video by Morgan Willis • Arizona Education News Service • Arizona School Boards Association

Before the House Education Committee began on Monday, Feb. 10, people shared what brought them there – concerns about services and support for low-income students, how ACES – adverse childhood experiences – impact students and the Project Rocket pilot expansion to help students in low performing schools.

At the meeting, House Education Committee members discussed 13 bills that would affect students, teachers and staff in Arizona’s elementary through high schools.

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Request to Speak:

Children’s Action Alliance — You have a voice at the capitol. The “Request to Speak” function is a simple and easy way to contact your legislators right from your own computer. It allows you to share your opinions and comments on bills electronically as they pass through the Arizona Senate and House of Representatives. CLICK HERE

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Our initiatives:

(Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth: CCC&Y is a non-partisan organization who supports educated, engaged and participatory communities. The board of the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth voted on Jan. 27, 2020 to approve a series of Action and Outreach Initiatives for 2020-21. The policies cover education, child welfare, environmental equity, incarcerated parents / justice reform and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).  Click here for a PDF of the CCC&Y Action and Outreach Initiatives for 2020-21.)

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