Make Your Vote Count for Education
CCC&Y is releasing videos of community members listing off the Top Ten reasons to Vote for Education.
The #1 Reason to Vote for Education is …BECAUSE…I am worthy of success. Featuring Amelia, Flagstaff High School
Another #1 Reason to Vote for Education is …BECAUSE… We are worthy of success. Featuring the Sunnyside Neighborhood’s I.A.M. Youth Group
The#2 Reason to Vote for Education is …BECAUSE … access to high quality education is associated with longer life expectancy and improved health outcomes. That means a better quality of life for all of us. Featuring Chantal Gatica-Haynes, Nurse
The #3 Reason to Vote for Education is …BECAUSE… Schools create jobs. In the Flagstaff area alone over4,000 are employed in our K-12 and post-secondary educational institutions. Featuring Julie Pastrick, President and CEO of the Greater Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce.
The #4 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE… every dollar spent on Early Childhood Education saves communities $16 in future costs. Featuring Brandon Lurie, Father and Flagstaff Community Member.
The #5 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE… over 84% of Arizona’s kids are currently enrolled in public schools and rely on quality education to prepare them for college and careers. Featuring Collin, Alpine Leadership Academy at Mt. Elden Middle School.
The #6 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE… Access to high quality education is integral to preserving our freedom and our way of life. Featuring Norman Mayes, retired Flagstaff Community Member.
The #7 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE when kids are engaged in school and out of school time programs, they make better, more positive choices. Featuring Garold Johnson, NAU Graduate Student.
The #8 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE …Real estate values and home sales are stronger in communities that have well-supported schools. Featuring Sherri Monteith, Real Estate Broker
The #9 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE…art and music programs foster innovation, creativity, and critical thinking skills and are crucial to developing the whole child. Featuring Emma Gardner, Artist.
The #10 Reason to Vote for Education is … BECAUSE…businesses rely on a skilled workforce, people with initiative and a strong sense of ethics. These qualities stem from quality schools and challenging student programs specifically in science, technology, engineering and math. Featuring Amy Kerr, Purina Plant Manager in Flagstaff.