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February General Mtg with Dr Landry, Coordinator of Psychological Services/Section 504 CCPS
Connie Coyne
Published on: 2/11/2021
PRESENTATION: Adverse Childhood Experiences and the Public Schools’ Interventions
Presented by: Dr. Dena Landry, Ed. D, BCBA, NCSP, Coordinator of Psychological Ser-vices/Section 504 for Collier Public Schools (Click on Heading for more)
Building Bridges in Our Divided Country
Connie Coyne
Published on: 12/16/2020
LWVCC December 14, 2020 General Meeting

December’s General Meeting attendees were graced with a thought provoking, practical and informative presentation by Elaine Herda, Debate Chair for Braver Angels. Through a video, power point and breakout sessions Ms. Herda effectively combined two 2.5-hour Braver Angels Workshops into a concise session which included specific listening and speaking skills, in order to promote civil discourse and ultimately to help unify our divided country. (Click on title to read more)
Your League Writes Letters
Eight people participated in the Letters to the Editor Workshop presented by Drs. Lisa Freund and Marcia Maloni via Zoom on June 10. They discussed why writing LTEs is important by providing: catharsis (you'll feel better), influence (legislative aides read and track), build community (let others know you share their views), and generally reflect the demographics of the readership.

Education

Presentation Summary: Adverse Childhood Experiences and the Public Schools’ Interventions
Connie Coyne
Published on: 2/11/2021
Presented by: Dr. Dena Landry, Ed. D, BCBA, NCSP, Coordinator of Psychological Ser-vices/Section 504 for Collier Public Schools

Environmental Affairs

Environmental Affairs Test Article
Wendy Riedel
Published on: 10/20/2020
This is a test article for use testing news categories in news feeds

Juvenile Justice

What is the Baker Act?
Janet Hoffman, Co-Chair Juvinile Justice
Published on: 2/3/2021
The Juvenile Justice Committee invited Carrie Boyd, Policy Director of the Southern Poverty Law Center to learn about a Florida statute that is having increased use. The Baker Act allows doctors, judges, mental health professionals, and law enforcement to commit a child or an adult involuntarily to a mental health center for up to 72 hours (Click on title to read more)

Voter Services

Florida's anti-protest bill is actually anti-American
Naples Daily News 02/26/2021 Your Turn Quince and Brigham
Published on: 2/26/2021
Director Quince and President Patti Brigham and of the LWVFL speak out about Legislative House Bill 1 and Senate Bill 484 (Click Title to Read All About It!)
LWVCC HELPS THE COLLIER CANVASSING BOARD PROTECT ELECTION INTEGRITY
Diane Moore
Published on: 11/16/2020
LWVCC were observers at the 2020 General Election Canvassing Board sessions.
Howard Simon of the ACLU addressed the LWVCC
Published on: 10/12/2020
Former Florida State Director of the American Civil Liberties Union, Howard Simon, presented a Zoom talk entitled: "Voter Rights and Voter Suppression," at the LWVCC October 12th, 2020 General Meeting.

Young Leaders Steering

Young Leaders Steering Test Article
Published on: 10/20/2020
This is a Young Leaders Steering article to test the effect of news categories on news feeds

Book Club

Book Club Test Article
Published on: 10/20/2020
This is a test article to show news feed grouping/sorting