Oregon Educators Urge Voters to do the Math

Jan 25, 2010, 21:38 ET from Oregon Education Association

12,817 REASONS TO VOTE YES ON 66 AND 67

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 12,817 REASONS TO VOTE YES ON 66 AND 67:

  • 7,000 Redmond public school students who attend class only four days a week
  • 4,650 Central Point public school students who attend class only four days a week
  • 1,167 Nyssa public school students who attend class only four days a week

Passing Measures 66 and 67 will protect funding for Oregon school districts that have already shortened their school week.

For more information, visit www.oregoned.org/yeson66&67.  Follow OEA on Facebook: www.facebook.com/OregonEA.

The Oregon Education Association represents 48,000 educators statewide, including K-12 classroom teachers and education support professionals - school secretaries, counselors, nurses, custodians and other school employees, as well as faculty at Oregon's community colleges.

SOURCE Oregon Education Association



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