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Vote Smart! Make Early Childhood Issues a Priority this Election - Shared screen with speaker view
Alyson Grzyb
12:52
Alyson Grzyb - Bennington
Shayla Zammuto
12:55
Shayla Zammuto :) I work at LGK, am a mom of two toddlers, and I live in Colchester.
Alyson Grzyb
13:24
Bennington is work town. Sunderland is hometown.
Leila Nordmann
13:29
Leila Nordmann, St Johnsbury, Old Stone House Museum / Pre-K programming
Amy Russo-Perler
13:48
Amy Russo-Perler (she/her) from the Vermont Early Childhood Advocacy Alliance. I’m from Burlington.
Morgan Nichols
13:48
Morgan Nichols She/Her - Main Street Alliance of Vermont - State Director - Live in Stowe
Leslie Johnson
13:48
Hi Everyone! I'm Leslie Johnson (she/her/hers). I reside in Essex Junction.
Emily Wagner
13:51
Emily Wagner, LGK staff living in Brattleboro, mom of one toddler, one 7 year old going on 17
Stephanie Mackevich
14:00
Hi! I;m Stephanie Mackevich and I live in Winooski. excited to vote, have my absentee ballot right next to me!
Ann Dillenbeck
14:02
Ann Dillenbeck - STARS Assessor, long-term early childhood advocate
Charlie Gliserman
18:30
My favorite texts are texts from early childhood advocates! :)
Jana Brown
19:21
Jana Brown she/her Richmond, VT. I am running for the Chittenden-1 House seat representing Richmond. I’m interested in continuing to support our childcare infrastructure in Vermont, particularly during these challenging times.
Charlie Gliserman
19:41
I’m Charlie Gliserman with the Alliance (she/her or they/them pronouns). I live in Burlington!
Stephanie Mackevich
20:30
I'm interested in speaking to candidates about specifics: how to pay for high-quality child care, early educators pay raises, etc.
Sarah Wright
20:51
Sarah Wright from Tunbridge. Support for ECE in rural Vermont
Leslie Johnson
24:35
Hi All, I'm interested in speaking with candidates about increasing access to ECE for families of all economic backgrounds, providing more educational opportunities for early childhood educators, pay raises for educators.
Leslie Johnson
30:05
I've emailed with candidates about childcare and also about access to higher education but not spoken directly in a face-to-face format. I've received mixed responses from candidates. Some respond, some have not.
Leila Nordmann
30:09
Very little interaction and no questions posed on early child care.
Stephanie Mackevich
30:11
I have talked to candidates before, I felt nervous! But it worked out great,
Anna Gebhardt
30:14
Yes. When asking candidates about child care I have found that they like to hear a personal stoy
Alyson Grzyb
30:24
Some of our local reps have coffee hour meeting times. They are very receptive to talking about all issues.
Ann Dillenbeck
30:41
Discussions about Children's Integrated Services and Home Visiting, as well as early childhood education
marta hammond
30:41
yes 'I have, because I run in home daycare, I called both of senter
Anna Gebhardt
36:11
What if the resources for don't say where they stand on child care?
Charlie Gliserman
36:50
Yes! Asking questions of candidates is so helpful.
Charlie Gliserman
49:18
Such a great story!
Sandra Newkirk
59:39
Sorry ladies, I'm experiencing problems.
Drake Turner
01:06:27
Here are some resources you can use:Alliance Primary Voter Guide: https://vecaa.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Vote-Safe-Smart-and-Early_-Tips-for-Vermont-Voters.pdfLet's Grow Kids Voter Resources Page: www.letsgrowkids.org/vote
Drake Turner
01:06:41
www.letsgrowkids.org/vote
Charlie Gliserman
01:08:38
To clarify: you need to submit your ballot by mail at least 1 week before the election! You need to request your ballot even before that. Call your town clerk to request one and ask any questions!
Stephanie Mackevich
01:08:58
https://secure.everyaction.com/cmkPCCMWtUy5qug-n_qfPA2
Emily Wagner
01:09:12
If you request an absentee ballot for the primary do you need to request one for the general too?
Leila Nordmann
01:09:18
Sorry, I have to run to another zoom meeting. Thanks for everything today.
Emily Wagner
01:10:06
YAY Vermont!
Stephanie Mackevich
01:10:23
Didn't know that, that's amazing!
Jana Brown
01:10:32
Thanks so much for this helpful information!!