Delaware: Email Your State Reps and Senators NOW About Parent Opt Out House Bill in Circulation

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We are at a crucial moment with education in Delaware.  Today, State Rep. John Kowalko and Senator Dave Lawson put into circulation a House Bill that would allow parents the choice to opt their child out of the state assessment in Delaware, currently the Smarter Balanced Assessment.  This bill will be submitted next Thursday, so please email your House Representative or State Senator today.  Below is a list of all their names, district, and email.  If you are unable to find your district, you can go to the following website and put your address in to find:

District State Senator: http://legis.delaware.gov/Legislature.nsf/LDS?OpenPage

District State Representative: http://legis.delaware.gov/Legislature.nsf/LDR?OpenPage

As an example, I sent the below to my House Representative Trey Paradee, who I know personally, but I still kept it professional.  Please also include your address and phone number in case they want to reach out to you.  I would have emailed my…

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18 responses to “Delaware: Email Your State Reps and Senators NOW About Parent Opt Out House Bill in Circulation

  1. lastDEconservative

    I’m curious, Angos, are you also in favor of parental opt out of vaccinations, seeing as how this is also a govt. schooling (not education) issue, the former of which you credit parents with greater ability to discern/decide than the capital S State.

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    • Publius e decere

      You had to go and needle him? His vehement diatribes have not infected the general public beyond those few patients who have read his measly little blog. Just close the door on him until the fever breaks.

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    • lastDEconservative

      Good prose begets great prose in response. As a fellow traveler among those who try mightily to write right, might I humbly suggest ‘virulent’ as the adjective precedent to the appropriately summoned imagery of ‘infected’? 😉

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  2. To be honest, I haven’t read too much on that topic to give a fair answer. Are you just vehemently against everything I support or are you just an ass?

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  3. Thanks for the clarity. I don’t find your comments funny in the least bit, nor do most of the readers on here. You have your little clique going on with Publius and Pencadermom, but they are in the minority among most opinions on here. But the sad reality is that you THINK you know what is best for kids, but you have drank the Kool-Aid.

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  4. K.O. Mr pot, I’d like you to meet Mr kettle. The glass house is dangerously close by too.

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