This week dozens of dedicated organizations are sharing why the Cogswell-Macy Act is needed to strengthen educational services and opportunities for students that are blind, deaf and deafblind.
This act is the most comprehensive special education legislation for students with sensory disabilities to date. It seeks to expand the resources available to these students, and their parents and educators, through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
The pandemic has made it even more clear the need for real action. The Cogswell-Macy Act needs more support in Congress and you can help make that happen.....
Please contact your member of Congress asking them to support the Cogswell-Macy Act. House Bill H.R. 4822 and Senate Bill S. 2681, Text the word RESIST to 50409. Then follow the directions to send a message to your Members of Congress.
To learn more, visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-e00_Hff6U&t=4s