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  • Education Advocacy Day & Rally

    All students in New York have the right to a high quality education.

    All kids should have:

    • access to music, arts and sports
    • updated and culturally relevant textbooks and current technology
    • small class sizes

    But not all students have these things — especially Black, Brown and low income students.

    Governor Cuomo and the State Legislature must work to end racial and economic inequity in education. Join us on January 9 in Albany to demand our elected officials fund the billions they owe our public school students.

    Transportation to Albany and lunch will be provided.


    Contact your local organizer for more information:

    Mercedes Phelan, Metro Justice Education Organizer (Rochester)

    Blanca Villanueva, Education Organizer (Long Island)
    516-541-1006 x20

    Charlie Rodriguez, Lead Organizer (Buffalo)

    Callie Jayne, Lead Organizer (Hudson Valley)

    Maria Bautista, Campaigns Director (NYC)
    (212) 992-9751p

    Jamaica Miles (Capital District)


    About Us

    Founded only in 2000, the Alliance for Quality Education (AQE) has quickly become New York state’s lead community-based organization in the fight for high quality public education.


    Your gift will support our successful work to win funding to reduce class size, expand pre-kindergarten, and provide essential education services for millions of New York children.

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