We believe a vigorous and universally available system of public education is basic to a productive, democratic society.
We Support: • A strong system of public education at all levels, with stable funding and equal educationalopportunities. • Academic freedom, student and faculty rights, and church-state separation in public school curriculum and educational funding. • Moderate class sizes and a safe, suitable environment for both students and teachers. • A broad curriculum of liberal arts, technology, social issues, vocational, and physical education. • High standards for teachers and compensation that reflects the responsibilities society places on them. • Effective services in the areas of health, counseling, careers, and nutrition. • Publicly accessible, high quality libraries and information systems. • High quality, well-funded post-secondary education, affordable for everyone. • Continuing education and adult literacy programs.