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Advocacy for All During Adult Ed and Family Literacy Week - Shared screen with speaker view
Jennifer Mitchell
22:11
Good afternoon from the College of Southern Maryland, Jennifer Mitchell
Deanne Brown
22:11
Hello Everyone! Deanne Brown from Montgomery CC in North Carolina.
Marina Meshman
22:23
Hi from Marina Meshman,Cope Institute, NY
Vicki Shadell
22:49
Vicki Shadell, UACCM Adult Education Conway, Arkansas
Shanna Cole
22:50
Hello all! Shanna Cole from Northeast Mississippi Community College.
Deanne Brown
22:56
I cannot hear the video.
Jennifer Wigginton
22:58
Howdy~ I'm Jenn Wigginton with IAACE in Indiana!
Jacqueline Aguilera
23:06
Howdy everyone from Jackie Aguilera, Mayor's Office for Adult Literacy in Houston, TX.
Sara Haghighi
23:11
Hello everyone, This is Sara Haghighi from Tucson, AZ.
Vicki Shadell
23:12
No audio
Jervis Garfield
23:12
no audio
Angelique Maguire
23:12
Hello everyone! This is Angelique Maguire from IECC Adult Education from Fairfield, IL
Connor Chauveaux
23:14
Hi All, from Connor Chauveaux at South Louisiana Community College
Ada Armstrong
23:14
Ada Armstrong/ NWCC MS/ AE teacher
Lisa Lee
23:14
Heelo everyone,
Renuka Sharma
23:17
Good afternoon! Renuka Sharma, Chicago citywide literacy Coalition
Melissa Perry
23:18
Melissa Perry with SJR State in Palatka Florida
Lisa Lee
23:20
Lisa from NY
Renuka Sharma
23:22
No sound
Jennifer Wigginton
23:23
No Audio
Jenifer Bean
23:25
The video looks like it is frozen
Katherine Stamper
23:25
Greetings everyone from Vermont!
Udon Thao
23:26
No audio
Mary Cole
23:28
Mary Cole- Northwest Mississippi Community College.
Sara Haghighi
23:29
No audio
Jacqueline Aguilera
23:31
Audio?
Nicole Worley
23:33
there is no sound
Eleanor Crotser
23:36
Hello from Eleanor, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO
Sharon Hagenberger
23:36
no audio
Katherine Stamper
23:38
No audio
Alba Austin
23:38
Hmm no sound
Glenda Howell
23:38
Glenda Howell, LiteracyKC/Don Bosco School of English, Kansas City, MO.
Joanne Telser-Frere
23:40
hello from literacychicago
Connor Chauveaux
23:44
no audio over here
Valerie Kozubal
23:51
audio returned
Mark Smith
23:51
Sound just came back
gail janezich
23:52
I lost sound also.
Deb Sherwood
23:53
Hello from Plymouth IN!
linda phillips
23:53
can/t hear or see movement, only picture
Janice Rodriguez
24:00
Good afternoon from East Stroudsburg, PA!
Bronwyn Robertson
24:03
Hey, everyone! Bronwyn Robertson from the Office of Adult Ed here in Jackson, Mississippi!
Shannon Mutter
24:05
Hello from Virginia
Jan Crosson
24:06
Audio is back.
Sara Haghighi
24:10
YES
gail janezich
24:11
Hello from New Mexico
Kathy Gray
24:12
Hi! Kathy Gray Core Skills Partnership, Rhode Island
Jenifer Bean
24:13
Thanks for fixing
Jan Crosson
24:15
Hi from Maine.
Laura Smart
24:17
Hello everyone from Burlington English in Indiana and Kentucky
Bridget Clark
24:18
Hello from Bridget Clark, Alaska Adult Education Association president in Homer, Alaska
linda phillips
24:27
now can hear, but still picture only
Apryl Johnson
24:59
Good afternoon, I am in attendance, Apryl Johnson, AEAA @ ECCC, Decatur, MS.
Veronica Leon
25:04
Greetings from Mundelein Adult Education Program.
Yvottonne Rivers
25:08
Renee Rivers, Dorchester County, SC
Diana Arellano
25:11
Diana Arellano, California Fellow Sweetwater Adult Division
Salome Harris
25:21
Good afternoon!
Amal Abdelghany
25:28
Amal Abdelghany Union Adult learning center
Laurel Slater
25:36
Hello from Laurel Slater, Family Literacy Coordinator, San Diego College of Continuing Education
kimberly Herman
25:47
Good afternoon Kimberly Herman Unitec Career Center Bonne Terre, MO
Salome Harris
25:54
Salome Harris, Cuyahoga Community College- Ohio Options Program.
Brandy Tolbert
26:03
Hello from Literacy Alliance in Columbus, GA
Margo Hudson
26:09
Margo Hudson Cleveland Ohio Seeds Of Literacy ,GED Graduate now an ambassador of literacy
LaToya Newson
26:10
Hello! LaToya Newson, TN Department of Labor & Workforce Development Adult Education Division
Adriana Sanchez-Aldana
26:26
Adriana Sanchez-Aldana, California Council for Adult Education (CCAE)
Amy Facklam
26:27
Good morning! Alaska Literacy Program
Nicole Worley
26:37
Nicole Worley, Director College and Career Readiness, Sandhills Community College, Pinehurst, NC
Elizabeth Roman
27:37
Adult Ed. DPSCD
Tshurah Dismuke
27:43
Good afternoon! Tshurah Dismuke, MS-East Mississippi Community College
Elizabeth Roman
28:09
Adult Ed ESL DPSCD
suzanne bonaminio
28:33
Suzanne Bonaminio LRSD Adult Education Center
Jamil Steele
28:42
Jamil SteeleAdult Education Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Illinois.
Jill Dupy
28:44
Excited to be here! Jill Dupy from Lewis and Clark Community College Adult Education
Raana Jilani
28:59
Hi. This is Raana Jilani from Literacy Rochester, NY
Maria Einaudi
29:02
Maria Einaudi - Oakland Adult and Career Education, CA
linda phillips
29:20
Hi from Linda from Springfield, can hear and see movement now
Maya Roytman
29:32
Hello, everyone! Maya Roytman, ESL instructor District 214 Arlington Heights, Il
mary margarida
30:01
Jenny Margarida, Project READ Coordinator, SWIC, Belleville, IL
Todd Hunter
30:58
Todd Hunter, Arkansas
Bonnie Sayles
31:17
Bonnie Sayles, ELL instructor, Southern Regional Technical College, Tifton, Georgia
Mary Kay Paez
31:31
Hello from Chicago
Regina Suitt
33:13
yes, Billion with a B
Todd Hunter
33:31
Big Bang!
Bonnie Sayles
33:44
Bravo!
Sharon Bonney
33:45
All hands on deck! We need your help securing funding for #adultedu! With 3 quick clicks, you can take action for our field. https://tinyurl.com/
Arianne Robinson
34:07
Could you please give a reminder about the difference between lobbying and advocacy so that we can ask within the boundaries of advocacy?
Margie Moriarty
34:20
What is the rest of the tiny url link?
Jennifer Wigginton
34:31
that link is not working
Sara Haghighi
35:01
What is time period for this?
Sharon Bonney
35:02
https://mailchi.mp/coabe/legislative-4096766?e=abe8d414b8
Sharon Bonney
35:10
Please use this link: https://mailchi.mp/coabe/legislative-4096766?e=abe8d414b8
Sharon Bonney
35:59
https://mailchi.mp/coabe/legislative-4096766?e=abe8d414b8
Jori Houck
36:00
Hello from the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE)!
Renuka Sharma
36:20
Nice!
Sharon Bonney
36:28
Here is the link again: https://mailchi.mp/coabe/legislative-4096766?e=abe8d414b8
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
36:31
We are all ambassadors of our programs, communities and more importantly proper and equitable educational policies intended to build human capital and help our proverbial neighbors achieve their dreams and goals.
Brandy Tolbert
38:33
Yes!
Brandy Tolbert
38:59
Will these images be shared with us?
Alba Austin
39:06
Permian Basin Adult Literacy Center- love these graphics. Thank you for providing them.
Renuka Sharma
39:26
Are these all on the COABE website?
Renuka Sharma
40:22
And these stats are current?
Raana Jilani
40:47
I just sent my message for Adult Ed funding in budget reconciliation :)
Joanne Telser-Frere
41:49
Michael can you please send me those links to record something?
Sharon Bonney
41:57
Renuka, the stats are as up to date as the information that we have available to us.
Sharon Bonney
42:16
All of the graphics are on the website. I’ll be reviewing this shortly with the attendees.
Mary Lynn Carver
43:17
The Representative listed on the legislative links is incorrect and there is no way to correct it. I will copy to my rep, but wanted to let you know.
Renuka Sharma
43:30
Thank you!
Rebekah Hillerman
43:39
Hello from ROE45 in Southern Illinois
Michael Matos
43:58
Sure Joanne. I’ll email them to you.
Adrienne Boggs
45:18
Yay Margo!!!
Arianne Robinson
46:42
Margo, you are an inspiration!
Brandy Tolbert
46:54
Thank you for sharing Margo!
Sara Haghighi
46:56
You go, Margo!!!!!!
Sara Haghighi
47:10
You're so amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Carmine Stewart
47:17
We love Margo here at Seeds! She is an amazing advocate for literacy.
Salome Harris
47:17
Awesome Margo!! Just Fantastic!
Jamil Steele
47:23
Inspirational!!!
Renuka Sharma
48:15
Way to go, Margo! Thank you for sharing your story.
Sara Haghighi
48:26
Thank you very much for all you're doing and sharing your experience and wisdom!!! Your work is crucial for our society and will impact so many lives!
Renuka Sharma
48:32
You did it!
Sara Haghighi
48:42
Awwww what a good idea!!!!!!
Sara Haghighi
48:53
Maybe we should do that too!
Deanne Surles
49:01
awesome!
Gloria Pluimer
49:02
Thank you, Margo, for your courage and for being an amazing spokesperson for adult education. It is because of people such as yourself that makes adult education personal and humanistic!
Erin Vobornik
49:04
Margo, I’ll just repeat what everyone has said, you are amazing! Thank you for sharing, and thank you for continuing to share why adult education matters.
Renuka Sharma
49:12
OH state government, impressive!
Laurel Slater
49:32
Thank you, Margo for sharing your story and for all your great ideas for spreading the word.
Renee' Rivers
49:35
Thank you Margo for all you do!! Truly inspirational and amazing!!!!
Melissa Perry
49:51
Thank you so much Margo! You are such an inspiration. May you be blessed.
Veronica Leon
50:02
Thank you, Margo!
Cathy Giuffre-Renaud
50:04
Thank you, Margo. You are inspiring.
Claudia Horney
50:14
Thanks for sharing Margo!.
linda phillips
50:16
Hooray, Margo! Thank you for giving us more ideas!!!
Mary Cole
50:18
Mary Cole- Thank you Marge for your advocacy for
Patricia Stephens
50:19
Thank you, Margo
Jennifer Noll
50:32
Margo, thank you for sharing your inspirational story & those great ideas of how to make the community aware of our programs!
Bonnie Sayles
50:35
Very inspiring, Margo! I'm going to ask one of our learners to speak to my Rotary Club. I thought of that during your talk.
Alba Austin
51:20
Margo, ☺️. Thank you for everything you do!!
Rebekah Hillerman
51:32
I sent mine in!
Bonnie Sayles
51:44
Also, put flyers for ELL classes in the Hispanic grocery stores.
Christopher McElroy
52:03
that's awesome
Erin Vobornik
52:25
That Twitter storm form is so easy to use for us amateur Tweeters.
Arianne Robinson
53:04
Is there such a thing as a Twitter "Waterfall"...
Shanna Cole
53:06
Is that on that link you sent earlier? Where do you find that?
Maya Roytman
53:13
Thanks, Margo, and everyone for sharing.
Cathy Giuffre-Renaud
53:21
Does the twitter message change daily?
Rebekah Hillerman
53:21
I put up flyers in many places. Our policy makers need to allow transportation funds for our students!
Renee' Rivers
54:01
Yay Peg!!!!
Regina Suitt
55:26
Also, I would also add that you should also include and focus on the staffers. They are often an additional and sometimes the key lever and point of contact that we can influence.
Eleanor Crotser
56:15
How do we found out the staffers' names?
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
57:13
Staffers are oftentimes listed in the policymakers website. They often have a district (local) office director and then their capital staff.
Sharon Bonney
57:16
Please stay tuned! We will share more details shortly. I love all the excitement
Renee' Rivers
58:08
Way to represent the Fellows Peg!!
Renuka Sharma
58:16
Excellent, peg and your enthusiasm!
Claudia Horney
58:16
Love your attitude Peg!
Audrey Nelson
58:18
Thanks Peg for sharing. That was so good!
Eleanor Crotser
58:49
Thank you, Rafa!
Peg Gould
59:32
Hi Paul. I am a former Board member of NJALL. I'm scheduled to meet with the current NJALL Board in a week or 2 and then follow up in a meeting with their advocacy committee. TY!
Deanne Surles
59:50
what are some suggestions for family literacy focused ideas?
Maya Roytman
59:59
Thank you for advising and sharing, Peg1
Arianne Robinson
01:00:31
Could you please repeat those companies: DG, Target, Walmart and who else (beyond local companies)?
Renuka Sharma
01:00:41
Can you give those big box names one more time? These are great ideas!
Bonnie Sayles
01:01:13
We're getting a city proclamation on Sept. 7.
Amy Facklam
01:01:14
We got a state proclamation!
Arianne Robinson
01:01:19
Could you please describe how proclamations word?
Arianne Robinson
01:01:24
work?
Arianne Robinson
01:01:32
Thank you!
Carol Ganawah
01:02:14
Thanks for sharing advocacy ideas!
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
01:02:16
Almost all mid to large companies have a focus on retaining and stregthening their employees by way of educational benefits. Such as Target, KFC, Taco Bell, McDonalds, Jiffy Lube, hotels, etc.
Renuka Sharma
01:02:39
Thank you!
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
01:02:43
Usually the point of contact are in their Human Resources and/or Learning and Development Depts.
Mark Smith
01:03:13
Thank you.
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
01:03:36
but you will be surprised at the number of small companies that are also interested in supporting their employees. With that said, send the message loud and wide.
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
01:05:07
in many of our communities, our largest employers are sometimes governmental agencies like city, county, school districts, housing authorities. Keep that in mind.
Apryl Johnson
01:06:19
No
Maya Roytman
01:06:56
Thanks for the suggestions.
Michael Matos
01:16:53
Some links with planning ideas for Virtual Rally Engagement - IACEA https://www.iacea.net/lad2021.htmlo COABE’sEducate & Elevate https://coabe.org/educate-and-elevate/ and https://coabe.org/action-items-for-state-leaders/o ProLiteracy’s Advocacy Toolkit https://www.proliteracy.org/What-We-Do/Advocacy o Chicago Citywide Literacy Coalition - AdultEducation and Family Literacy Week - CCLC AEFL toolkit 2021 AEFL TOOLKIT 2021
Michael Matos
01:19:57
Chicago Citywide Literacy Coalition AEFL Week Toolkit: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1j7K22IpQMlKa9_UQ9azcNuRtyzrCRDeS3zjpWDUNBDw/edit?usp=sharing
Katherine Stamper
01:20:23
Thanks, everyone...on to my next meeting!
Vicki Shadell
01:20:24
This is great information. Thank you all.
Ronna Kaufmann
01:20:27
Thank you!
Rafa Diaz - Aztec
01:20:42
Thank you for all of your work, advocacy and passion. Please let me or anyone as Aztec know how we can support your program.
Veronica Leon
01:20:56
Thank you.
Kristin Hempel
01:20:59
Great job, advocates!!!
Sara Haghighi
01:21:01
Thanks
Erin Vobornik
01:21:01
Thank you all!
Renee' Rivers
01:21:01
Thank you. Very helpful.
Raana Jilani
01:21:06
Thank you!
Jervis Garfield
01:21:09
Muchos gracias