All Politics Is Local: the Importance of School Board Elections

Photo: Campaign Survey ProjectAround this time of year, when the airwaves are filled with ads for ballot measures, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and a little cynical. And yet there are local elections underway, like those for school board that will have an important impact on our kids, schools and community.

School Board Advocacy Training from CAAE, PTA

School Board Advocacy Training from CAAE, PTA

Sun, 02/05/2012 (All day)

California Alliance for Arts EducationThe California Alliance for Arts Education and the California State PTA have partnered to offer School Board 101, a free one-hour webinar to help advocates work with their local school board to keep arts in schools. 

Update: SB789 Passes Out of Appropriations Committee

Update: SB789 Passes Out of Appropriations Committee

Tue, 01/17/2012 (All day)

CAAEThe California Alliance for Arts Education has reported that SB 789 (Price) has passed out of the Senate Appropriations Committee, the first step toward consideration by the full State Senate.  Over 589 advocates used CAAE's online action center to contact Senator Kehoe, Chair of

Action Alert: Encourage Gov. Brown to Support Arts Education

Action Alert: Encourage Gov. Brown to Support Arts Education

Tue, 09/20/2011 (All day)

California Alliance for Arts EducationTake action today to encourage Governor Jerry Brown to stand up for arts education in California.  California Alliance for Arts Education has distributed an Action Alert regarding two bills, AB 1330 and SB 547.  The Governor may take action on these bills as

Take Action Today: AB2446

Take Action Today: AB2446

Tue, 06/29/2010 (All day)

From California Arts Advocates and California Alliance for Arts Education:

ARTS EDUCATION ADVOCATES - STOP AB 2446 NOW