By now it would be hard not to have heard that Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s proposed 2008-09 budget cuts more than four billion from K-14 education. He’s also proposed suspending Prop. 98, which, since 1988, has set minimum funding levels for our state’s public schools.
Today Alameda’s PTA Council is joining with other Bay Area PTA’s in a day of advocacy in Sacramento. Many parents, educators, community members and students wrote letters to bring to the capitol. To the left is one such letter penned by a third grader, Sophie, from Franklin School.