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Tweets of the Week: Thousands March to the Capitol for the #savetxschools Rally


by: Shelby Alexander

Sun Feb 24, 2013 at 06:30 PM CST


Yesterday's Save Texas Schools rally drew thousands around the state to the south steps of the Capitol geared with signs and firm warnings to the state legislature if they refuse to fund education this session.

Several Democratic lawmakers and activists were at the event. Speakers at the rally included former Texas Education Commissioner Robert Scott denounced the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR.

You can follow some of the best tweets and pictures from the event below the jump!

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