Berdetta B. Hodge

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
School Board
Tempe High School


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Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Providing parents the option of choosing phonics instruction for all K-3rd grade students -
2. Allowing parents to opt their children out of activities or lessons they find offensive to their personal, moral, or religious beliefs -
3. Increasing state and local taxes to provide more funding for schools and school facility projects -
4. Requiring signed permission from a parent before a student may participate in sex education classes or presentations on gender identity -
5. Allowing all parents to use tax credits, vouchers, or education savings accounts to enable children to attend any public, charter, private, homeschool, or online academy -
6. Requiring full-day kindergarten for all students -
7. Requiring sex education classes for K-12th grade students -
8. Allocating a certain percentage of the school district’s budget to be spent in the classroom, as opposed to for administration -
9. Implementing policies to allow students and faculty to use the restroom, locker room, and shower room that aligns with their gender identity -
10. Presenting competing and alternative theories regarding the origin of life when evolution is taught in science classes -