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California PTA Celebrates Governor's Announcement for Reckless Spending

Take a look at California PTA's email celebrating Governor Newsom's May 2021 Budget Proposal. It may sound good, but I see it as reckless spending with no accountability or proven track record. It moves power from the local level to the state level--and eventually to the federal level. In other words, as power moves away locally, parents …

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California State PTA President denounces Police in Schools

California State PTA President, Celia Jaffe, denounces police in schools in reaction to George Floyd verdict. How are the two things related? She writes "..educators, not police, are responsible for school discipline." Will educators be expected to "discipline" active shooters in a school? Is she really saying students & parents shouldn't trust the police? What about the …

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Intermediate School promotes radical books on racism to parents

Miraleste Intermediate School promotes four radical books on racism on school website, including Critical Race Theory. These are found under the Parents Resources page. The page is called the Go To Reads on Race & Racism by Dr. Tyrone Howard.

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The 12 Page "PTA in California" is dotted with political bias

The 12 Page "PTA in California" newsletter is dotted with political bias in its Winter/Spring Edition 2021. It includes many "woke" keywords throughout including equity, Black Lives Matter, Ibram X. Kendi, and white supremacy. It includes a full page devoted on capitalizing on the left's narrative of the Capitol Riots. It includes a full page on their …

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Elementary school PTA tries to turn parents into BLM 'co-conspirators'

Using monthly PTA newsletter, Elementary School PTA pushes politically biased resources on parents during Black History Month. The newsletter is promoting Black Lives Matter, a pro-Marxist activist group. It provides "Resources for Co-Conspirators” weblink to 50+ other biased websites. It features a troubling cartoon by The New Yorker. It includes a positive YouTube compilation video of accomplished …

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Elementary School PTA pushing activist materials on parents

Using the monthly PTA newsletter, Elementary School PTA emails parents politically biased book recommendations for adults and children during George Floyd riots. It also includes links to far left activist websites.

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Equity "Academy" For Teachers -- And Parents

This is a lunchtime "Academy" for parents and teachers, mainly. The topic falls in the umbrella of Critical Race Theory led by guest speaker and Author of Raising Multiracial Children: Tools for Nurturing Identity in a Racialized World--Farzana Nayani.