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Slideshow: Rally to Lift Our Voices for Education (LOVE)


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  • Lisa Irish/ Arizona Education News Service

People Attending The LOVE Rally At The Arizona State Capitol To Show Support For Public Education. Photo By Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

People in Phoenix, Tucson and Prescott  took part in the Lifting Our Voices for Education (LOVE) Rally to show support for public education on Arizona’s Statehood Day.

Rep. Lela Alston, Rep. Michelle Udall, student advocate Andy Simek and 2017 Arizona Teacher of the Year Michelle Doherty were among the speakers and the Cesar Chavez High School marching band performed at the rally at the Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix.

Other LOVE rallies organized by AZ Schools Now were held in Tucson and in Prescott Valley.

Speakers at the LOVE Rally held at Bradshaw Mountain High School in Prescott Valley included Richard Adler, governing board president of the Humboldt Unified School District, Aimee Fleming, principal at Lake Valley Elementary, Amy Bowser, a gifted teacher at Lake Valley Elementary and Granville Elementary and Marta Samuelson, a parent from Abia Judd Elementary in Prescott.

Attendees were encouraged to make Valentines for legislators to remind them of how important public education is to the future of the state.

Lifting Our Voices for Education (LOVE) Rally by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

 

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Attendees at the LOVE Rally organized by AZ Schools Now were encouraged to make Valentines for legislators to voice their support for public education. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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Rep. Lela Alston speaks at the LOVE Rally at the Arizona Capitol. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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Speakers get ready before the LOVE Rally organized by AZ Schools Now. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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The Cesar Chavez High School marching band performs at the LOVE Rally organized by AZ Schools Now to show support for public education. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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The Cesar Chavez High School marching band performs at the LOVE Rally organized by AZ Schools Now to show support for public education. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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The Arizona State Capitol. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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Rep. Michelle Udall speaks at the LOVE Rally at the Arizona Capitol. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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Arizona PTA youth leader Andy Simek speaks at the LOVE Rally at the Arizona Capitol. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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Arizona Teacher of the Year 2017 Michelle Doherty speaks at the LOVE Rally at the Arizona Capitol. Photo by Lisa Irish/AZEdNews

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The LOVE Rally to support public education at Rincon High School In Tucson. Photo courtesy of AZ Schools Now

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The LOVE Rally to support public education at Rincon High School In Tucson. Photo courtesy of AZ Schools Now

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The LOVE Rally to support public education at Rincon High School In Tucson. Photo courtesy of AZ Schools Now

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The LOVE Rally to support public education at Rincon High School In Tucson. Photo courtesy of AZ Schools Now

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The LOVE Rally to support public education at Rincon High School In Tucson. Photo courtesy of AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Our speakers were Richard Adler, President for the Humboldt Unified School District. Aimee Fleming, Principal at Lake Valley Elementary. Amy Bowser, Gifted Teacher at Lake Valley and Granville Elementary and Marta Samuelson, parent from Abia Judd Elementary.

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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Participants in the LOVE Rally in Prescott Valley at Bradshaw Mountain High School. Photo by Nicky Indicavitch/AZ Schools Now

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