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February 26, 2021

“ We all wish for a better future for our children. We can make that future together.” Check out this column from Our Children MN board members Mike McFadden, Michael Ciresi and Louis King in the Pioneer Press, writing about how the Page Amendment is the radically different education policy that could close our worst-in-the-nation education gaps. 

February 25, 2021

Nevada Littlewolf joins Cirien Saadeh on the Radical News Hour Posdcast to talk about the Page Amendment, presented by The UpTake.

February 24, 2021

“People like to say that education is the great equalizer. This is only true if that education is accessible and more than adequate.” Check out Minnesota Parent Union executive director  Rashad Turner in the Rochester Post Bulletin, writing about education equity and the Page Amendment. 

February 22, 2021

The Minnesota Law Review wrote about the Page Amendment, and why it must be adopted so we may face the rampant social injustices being perpetuated in our public school system.

February 21, 2021

The Page Amendment was featured on Sunday’s edition of At Issue with Tom Hauser. Watch the segment to hear from a panel of political analysts who say that the amendment has started a conversation that is long overdue.

February 16, 2021

Justice Page talks football, education inequity on The Bare’s Den Podcast

February 15, 2021

Justice Alan Page and Representative Ron Kresha spoke with Tom Hauser at KSTP about the Page Amendment and the bill drop in the House.

February 15, 2021

Justice Alan Page and Representative Ron Kresha connect with Caroline Cummings at WCCO to discuss the bill drop in the House.

February 15, 2021

Blois Olson speaks with Representative Ron Kresha about the state of education for our Minnesota kids and the proposed Page Amendment.

February 15, 2021

This week’s Page Partner spotlight is Great MN Schools, a Minneapolis-based nonprofit working to ensure that all children may attend great, high-performing schools that prepare them to thrive in their lives, careers, and communities. Hear from Osman Ahmed, Director of Community Partnerships, about why Great MN Schools is supporting the Page Amendment. 

February 15, 2021

Bring Me the News published this story about the Page Amendment and how it would change the state Constitution to make quality education a civil right.

February 15, 2021

The Pioneer Press ran this story about the legislative progress in the House. 

February 1, 2021

The Star Tribune published an article about the Page Amendment featuring an overview of the amendment, plus information on the legislative process and quotes from supporters of the amendment.

January 29, 2021

Our Children MN Nevada Littlewolf wrote this column on how the Page Amendment is a much-needed policy to change the status quo of failing public schools.

January 18, 2021

In this opinion exchange for the Star Tribune, Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, writes about how legislators can make the most of the 2021 legislative session. One of those ways, he says, is by passing the Page Amendment.

January 15, 2021

Our Children MN Board Members Mike McFadden, Michael Ciresi and Louis King penned this column on how the Minnesota public school system is overwhelmed and unequipped to carry Minnesota students through this pandemic.

January 6, 2021

Neel Kashkari joins Dave Lee, WCCO, on January 6 to discuss the Page Amendment. Kashkari shares more information on how the amendment can be passed, the parallels between education and the economy, and the bipartisan nature of the effort.

January 6, 2021

Watch Rashad Turner, executive director of MN Parent Union, testify in front of the Minnesota Senate Education Committee on getting children back to school. Turner notes that even if we can get children back to school safely, they are still facing widening education gaps and learning loss, which could be confronted with the Page Amendment. 

January 4, 2021

In this opinion exchange for the Star Tribune, Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, writes about how legislators can make the most of the 2021 legislative session. One of those ways, he says, is by passing the Page Amendment.