Schools for Equity in Education

Session Daily

Legislators consider increasing funding to recovery school program funding for first time in decade

“I would not be standing here today, or be the young woman I am today, without P.E.A.S.E Academy.” That’s the message Lucy Getschow, a senior at Peers Enjoying A Sober Education Academy in Minneapolis, shared with the House Education Finance Committee Thursday. She recalled her struggles with substance abuse at a young age and how recovery school has helped.