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Jennifer Ferguson on Education

 

 


Every zip code does not obtain an equal education

Q: Do you support requiring states to adopt federal education standards?

A: Yes. (Inferred Answer): That is a difficult question. Federal education standards have taken the ability of teaching students from the classroom and school districts to the government. It is not working. On the other end, racism and classism is still alive and well. This means all children in every zip code does not obtain an equal education lowering equal opportunities. If we have federal education standards, the standards and how to implement them needs to come from the classroom and not the boardroom. Teachers who have earned honors such as "Teachers of the Year" need to be the creators of such programs.

Source: VoteSmart Washington 2018 Political Courage Test , Jul 4, 2018

Income less $150K year should get free state college tuition

Jennifer believes education is a vital key in assuring America's future. All children deserve a great education no matter the zip code. Free college tuition for state schools with income less than $150,000 a year.
Source: 2018 Senate campaign website VoteJenniferGigiFerguson.com , Jan 18, 2018

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