Please email and/or tweet your legislators once per week between now and the vote on the education budget.
Below are suggested topics for each week.
Make initial introduction email or letter for legislator and ask that they support funding of school libraries as
requested from ALSDE.
Highlight specific ways that students would benefit from increased funding.
Focus on how funding will HELP YOUR STUDENTS EXCEL AND PURSUE THEIR DREAMS and “be champions.”
Include pictures of students and books or technology that support these dreams and goals.
Let legislators know how adequate funding in the school library help improve LITERACY for your school.
Contact and share with legislators how funding would IMPROVE YOUR COLLECTION and support your students.
Share WHAT YOUR STUDENTS ARE MISSING without adequate funding.
January 29 - February 4
INVITE your Legislators and or the Governor to visit your school library