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Winning is as simple as
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Start your advocacy on social media now!
Re-tweet KAHPERD tweets to your members of Congress or create your own using the copy and paste below:
Tag your members of Congress and share your successes on Twitter using the hashtags #SHAPEAdvocacy and #MoreTitleIV to show your support for HPE advocacy and spread the word!
Sample Tweet or Social Media post:
(Tag member(s) of Congress) as a health/physical educator, I help prepare students to live their best life! I strongly urge you to fully fund Title IV, Part A in FY20 to support their journey toward health and physical literacy. #ESSA #MoreTitleIV #SHAPEAdvocacy
Also be sure to join our KAHPERD Facebook event page for online advocacy day and share the word with others!
2. Contact Congress on September 19th!
It literally takes less than a minute to send a message to your members of Congress asking them to fully fund Title IV, Part A of ESSA for FY20 using SHAPE America’s Legislative Action Center. But KAHPERD encourages members to custom the letter adn personalize it to your school and community. If you believe that health education and physical education make a difference, then tell that story!
3. Encourage Others to Participate
Advocating for healthier students is not just for health and physical education teachers, it is for everyone. Use the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model to develop a list of colleagues along with friends and family, then ask them to take a minute out of their day to help support our cause! Copy and paste the following message to email or social media:
Help me support healthier students in my school and our community. It only takes a minute to help support a great cause. Click here to Send a message to your members of Congress asking them to fully fund Title IV, Part A of ESSA for FY20 using SHAPE America’s Legislative Action Center.
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