The partnership between North State Together and California State University, Chico was one of five organizations across the country selected in Fall of 2021 as a partner to create regional policy recommendations from rural teachers. North State Together/California State University, Chico were selected for Northern California, one of five rural regions which received awards. Each partner organization selected receives $10,000 in funding to convene and support rural teacher-leaders in the development of a Policy Playbook.
This multifaceted program aims to build a compelling national narrative, one that is both evidential and aspirational, and to connect this “story” to state, regional, and national policymakers and influencers.
Check out the video possible by this grant showcasing our rural amazing students in Tehama County!