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EDUCATION TASK FORCE

 

Who We Are

The South Bay Cares Education Task force is a forum for local residents to organize and advocate for K-12 and higher level education issues at the local, state and federal levels.   Issues covered:

  •  Charter and Voucher Schools
  • The US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights and its enforcement of Title IX and sex discrimination laws
  • Education funding 
  • Other issues as they come up

 

Short Term Goals

  • Monitor US and California Department of Education policy initiatives, with a particular focus on announcements from the While House and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos
  • Provide contact information for local, state and national officials to make our views known through letter writing campaigns
  •  Support candidates who support public education

 

Volunteer Needs

  • Seeking Chair or co-chairs, preferably with K-12 experience
  • Speakers for meetings
  • Volunteers who can research and write white papers on policy positions on a number of education topics