Arizona Parents for Education presents the 2017 Golden Apple Awards to legislators who protect our families’ public school options. We periodically identify legislators who work hard to support education in Arizona.
“We are excited to recognize the legislators who stand up for Arizona families and their children’s education. These State Representatives and State Senators have demonstrated their commitment to education in Arizona”, said AZ Parents for Education President Mara Benson.
The Golden Apple recipients for 2017 are:
- Senator Steve Smith
- Senator Catherine Miranda
- Speaker of the House JD Mesnard
- Representative Don Shooter
- Representative Douglas Coleman
- Representative Michelle Udall
Arizona Parents for Education is a 501c4 dedicated to promoting distance education, with over 20,000 members across Arizona. It was started in 2008 by a group of concerned parents. For more information go to www.azparents.org.