Another pro-public education organization is joining the fray in Ohio. Strong Schools - Strong Communities. ABC 6 News reports on their announcement
Deb Papesh, a Dublin City Schools parent, had this to say about the groups formation
Papesh thinks communities across the state can help each other with campaigns that center on funding issues.
Right now those involved with Strong Schools, Strong Communities say their job is to keep an eye on and testify for or against any new legislation that affects public education in Ohio.
They also say they’re prepared to activate their network in the same way the grassroots organization We Are Ohio mobilized in 2011 to push back against a legislative effort to limit collective bargaining rights for public employees.
We encourage you to follow them on Facebook, here at www.facebook.com/StrongSchoolsOhio. You can also receive a weekly text message update by texting "SSSC" to 51555.
Here's a video fo the press conferecne event
There's a growing resistance in Ohio, to the corporate education movement.