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Update: Digital citizenship/media literacy Senate Bill 5449

The first public hearing for Senate Bill 5449 was held Monday, February 13 at 1:30 p.m. at the Cherberg Building in Olympia, WA. The proposed bill included three of the five recommendations made in the OSPI legislative report.

View the powerful statements made in support of the bill, discussed starting around 52:08 in the video below.

Additionally, today the bill is scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education at 1:30 p.m. Stand by to hear more about how this hearing will go, or watch it live here.

Please consider showing your show support for bill SB 5449, especially in a time when media literacy education is more important than ever. To do so, visit this linkAt the top of the page on the right are the words “Comment on this bill” OR “Get Email Notification” OR “RSS Notifications.” Please consider following the bill updates, or leave a comment to provide feedback.