Added July 19, 2021 You may use this ActionNetwork website to send a message to the NHC School Board to end suspensions of children ages 4-7.
Added July 16, 2021 The StarNews front-page headline article today is about the Love-Our-Children intitative with a picture of Veronica and quotations from Peter and Loretta as well. The article is also online.
Added July 14, 2021 The Love-Our-Children movement held a press conference at the Board of Education yesterday (July 13) prior to the meeting of the board at 5:30. WECT aired a preview the night before (July 12). WECT, WHQR, and other news media reported on the event afterward. View this clip of Veronica speaking at the press conference, this clip of Loretta, and this one of Peter.
Added June 30, 2021 Parents and educators supporting a policy change that prohibits out-of-school suspensions for 4, 5, 6, and 7-year-old children will be holding a press conference before the July 13th meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Education. The press conference will be held outside the New Hanover County Board of Education Center located at 1805 S. 13th Street at 4:30p.m. Please see the full Press Release.
Added June 22, 2021 The next meeting of the NHC school board will be on July 13th. Love Our Children will be there, starting at 4:30, to make our voices heard for ending the suspensions of children of ages 4, 5, 6, and 7. Please join us. Details will be given in a press release scheduled for July 1st. Added June 9, 2021 Peter and Veronica spoke at the meeting of the School Board yesterday (June 8th). The videos of their 2-minute talks are online: Peter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pI7qDG6_YzU Veronica: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDYX1lw-oVw Find these and other talks on the youtube channel: https://www.bit.ly/love-our-children