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  • Save Persian Language Exams & Qualifications

    Save Persian Language Exams & Qualifications

    OCR & Edexcel have announced their intention not to be running Persian Language GCSE & A-Level Qualifications in the UK.Through this decision, the opportunity is being taken away from so many children that may have the potential to be the best that they can be in their Mother Language and perhaps use...

    1 Signatures
  • California Teachers Association- Oppose Vaccine Mandates

    California Teachers Association- Oppose Vaccine Mandates

    California Teachers Association,Thank you for 150 years of advocacy for teachers, counselors, school librarians, social workers, psychologists, and nurses!We ask you to consider opposing two Senate bills that will mandate vaccines for preschool and day-care workers, and students. These bills, SB277,...

    3 Signatures
  • Granting Another Oppurtunity

    Granting Another Oppurtunity

    Incoming seniors for the Fall of 2015 at Encina High School will have to take AP English as an elective if they desire to take the course next school year. Not only do I think it is not fair, so do many other students who want to take it as a course next year. If we want to take Advanced Placement...

    0 Signatures
  • Petition to shutdown Dora Erickson due to mistreatment.

    Petition to shutdown Dora Erickson due to mistreatment...

    This school is in support of abandoning any views of corrective behavior.  The teachers are allowed to intentionally hurt students feelings and education.  I have heard many parents complain about targeting their students.  Just recently, my kids were expected to sit in a car with my...

    3 Signatures
  • Screw FAFSA,

    Screw FAFSA,

    In this country, getting an education is something that is regarded as the best option for success in one's future. Everyone is born with dreams and goals, but often we are thrown many obstacles that make these goals and dreams impossible. In this generation, it is nearly impossible to afford school...

    1 Signatures
  • Approve National Friends Against Bullying Day in schools across the country

    Approve National Friends Against Bullying Day in schools...

    Bullying is on the rise. It seems as if everyday, we are hearing or reading about children committing suicide, being hurt (physically/emotionally), or even killed as a result of bullying in our schools.YOUR CHILD OR SOMEONE YOU LOVE COULD BE THE NEXT VICTIM!Please join us in petitioning our School...

    12 Signatures
  • Make Student Loan Counseling Mandatory for Graduating High School Students

    Make Student Loan Counseling Mandatory for Graduating...

    I, the undersigned, am petitioning the Department of Education to make it a requirement for high school students to undergo student loan counseling and general financial management education before graduating and going to college. Doing so, I believe, will make them more prepared in taking on the responsibilities...

    0 Signatures
  • Align Normandy School Collaborative Start and End Dates

    Align Normandy School Collaborative Start and End...

    Currently, Normandy Schools Collaborative begins its school year a full week behind all other schools in North St. Louis County. Our classes resume, in January, a full week after these districts as well. As a result we are still in school in June when other districts are well into their Summer School...

    54 Signatures
  • Cuny adjuncts for a fair contract

    Cuny adjuncts for a fair contract

    A MESSAGE FROM CUNY ADJUNCTS FOR A FAIR CONTRACT PLEASE SIGN OUR PETITION calling upon CUNY and the PSC to put an end to the unjust policies of CUNY’s two-tier system in the current contract settlement. To sign the petition, copy and paste the following link into your browser ...

    0 Signatures
  • Saving Africana Studies

    Saving Africana Studies

    This petition is to gain support of student, faculty, and community residents in efforts to ensure the integrity of the Africana Studies department at UMASS Boston. The university should stop getting rid of Africana Studies professors who have gone the extra mile to support us as students. We demand...

    285 Signatures
  • Governement should pay for school textbooks

    Governement should pay for school textbooks

    Today, parents are forced to spend hundreds of dollars to finance their children's textbooks. Unfortunately, not all families can afford them.I believe all students attending secondary public schools should have the right to get their textbooks without paying for them. The state government should be...

    0 Signatures
  • Stop the common core and the FSA!

    Stop the common core and the FSA!

    I like my free time.The only thing I looked forward to doing this summer was no testing no studying and now they're already worried about NEXT years testing! Stop the Common Core, stop the FSA, and bring all of the kids in Lake county their 20 minutes back! Also I'm in 6th grade and I learned a lesson...

    3 Signatures
  • let ben go to local school

    let ben go to local school

    Ben is a young boy from belfast. Ben is ment to start school in september. We had our local school (bens 2 sisters attend)and schools around the area we live in as our choices We recieved a letter today to tell us that he didnt get in to any of these schools due to so many applacations. We also got...

    14 Signatures
  • Effective Teacher Education System

    Effective Teacher Education System

    By signing this petition, as a DCCCD student, you are agreeing to the terms of this petition. The terms include, if a teachers mandatory faculty evaluations comeback at least 50% negative or less, then that teacher will be considered to take a mandatory pedagogy or andragogy class to enhance the professor...

    0 Signatures
  • College Textbooks Should be Free

    College Textbooks Should be Free

    The point of textbooks are to educate students, not the worth of the book(s)Textbooks are mandatory and something college students need to pass most of their classes however they are already paying for the classes so the books should not be another hundred or two for each courseSome students...

    32 Signatures
  • Change the Class Color!

    Change the Class Color!

    Our freshman class color this year is green! Not a lot of people own green clothes nor do they like the color green. By signing this petition, we can hopefully change our class color to blue for next year when the Class of 2015 graduates. This means that the incoming freshmen (Class of 2019) will take...

    3 Signatures
  • Allow hats to be worn at MHS

    Allow hats to be worn at MHS

    Every student, every day at menahga high school are asked by teachers and alumni to remove their hat. They say, "it's in the handbook" but even the handbook does not give a reason why hats cannot be worn. Disrespectful? How are hats disrespectful if they are worn like they are supposed to be worn? Bombs...

    1 Signatures
  • Government to supply guitar learning device to all schools

    Government to supply guitar learning device to all...

    A child's ability to learn to play guitar is heavily influenced by the child's attention and willingness to learn. Most children give up learning after just a few months because they fail to grasp the co-ordination between strumming and pushing the right chords. Learning to play guitar is a challenge...

    2 Signatures
  • Get UNC to openly publish their research results using Embryonic Stem Cells

    Get UNC to openly publish their research results using...

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has done research using embryonic stem cells but has not openly and publicly published experiment materials and methods, data or results. I have looked endlessly for any information on research with these stem cells at the University and have even tried...

    26 Signatures
  • BHMS Needs Boys & Girls Club

    BHMS Needs Boys & Girls Club

    The Bernardo Heights Middle School After School Program is lottery-based, and there is always a very long waiting list. Alternative After School Programs that provide transportation from the school are hard to find. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego provides a safe, affordable and fun...

    13 Signatures
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