Support Computer Science Education in FY19 Appropriations

We urge you to join us in supporting computer science education by requesting $250 million for new development grants to further computer science education; and robust funding for the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Research and Related Activities (R&RA)
and Education and Human Resources Directorate (EHR) in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, and the FY2019 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations bill.

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Support Effective Teacher Training Programs

Please join me in writing to Chairman Cole and Ranking Member DeLauro of the LHHS Appropriations Subcommittee in support of robust funding for the Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) program for Fiscal Year 2019. 

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Support Early Childhood Literacy Initiatives in FY19!

We invite you to join us in signing onto the letter below to the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee to request
LEVEL FUNDING for the Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) program.  IAL is administered through the Department of Education and authorized in the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015, awarding competitive grants to national not-for-profit
organizations, school libraries, and local educational authorities to provide books, 21st century high-quality childhood literacy activities and materials, and evidenced-based technological integration and family/parental engagement programming
to children and families in high-need communities.

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Support America’s Food Banks

We ask you join us in support of our nation’s food pantries and urge the Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture to provide the funding levels mandated by the 2014 Farm Bill in Fiscal Year 2019.

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Support Funding for Workforce Programs

Please join us in requesting the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education provide substantial investments in federal workforce programs authorized by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) for Fiscal Year
2019.

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