Thursday, August 4, 2011

HOT Calendar Items in August

August 10: Issue Training Call on the Fast Track Initiative. 9:00 pm ET. (712) 432-3100, passcode 761262. What is the Fast Track Initiative? How does it related to our Education for All campaign? How does it relate to the Education for All Act? Call in for some great clarifying information.

August 13: Global Conference Call: Focus on Education for All and the Fast Track Initiative. 2:00 pm ET. (888) 409-6709

August 17: Education for All Media Grassroots Skillshare. Time to be determined. (712) 432-3100, passcode 761262. Interested in writing an op-ed on our Education for All campaign for your local paper? Want to pitch an editorial but need some tips? Call in to swap best practice ideas.

August 30: RESULTS Introductory Call. 9:00 pm ET. Register today!  

New Education For All Act of 2011 — Get Cosponsors Today!

The EFA Act of 2011 has been introduced by Reps. Nita Lowey (D-NY) and David Reichert (R-WA). 
Ask your representatives to cosponsor! Use these resources to help you make the ask:
Education for All Act of 2011 Fact Sheet (Word)
Education for All: Linchpin for Global Development and Security (pdf)
August Action Sheet: Cosponsor the Education for All Act of 2011 (Word)
For more resources and background, visit our Education For All page!