Call to Action: Use AASA Sequestration SmartForm to Urge Congress to Avoid March 1 Sequester
The cuts of the sequester are drawing ever closer, and it is all but certain that the 5.3 percent cut will take place on March 1 — next week — and impact federal funds within your school budget for the 2013-14 school year. These cuts would affect millions of students and lead to potentially significant job losses and program eliminations for the nation’s schools, the educators who run them, and the students they educate.
To that end, and in conjunction with AASA’s annual National Conference on Education, I am emailing our full membership to ask you to use AASA’s newest SmartForm to help us gather, analyze and report how the sequester would impact your schools.
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