This from reader CT. I would go but it's only an hour and I'm sure it will be tightly controlled. But if you go, let us know what is said.
Oh look! Here's a chance to ask the creators of the "model" charter
week, there will be an opportunity to join a community discussion about
local education. Two groups, the Excellent Schools Now Coalition and
Stand for Children are posing the question, “If you could change one
thing about your school, what would it be?” in a forum at the Ballard
Library on Thursday, July 19 from 6 to 7 p.m. They say children are
welcome and food will be provided.
From Anne Martens with Stand
The Excellent Schools Now Coalition and Stand for
Children invite you to join parents, teachers, students, and community
members like you for a discussion about our schools, our kids, and our
This is an intimate discussion about local and statewide
education issues, such as access to high-quality early learning
programs, teachers and leadership, innovation, and college and career
readiness. We are especially excited that Stacy Gillett from the
governor’s Office of the Education Ombudsman will be joining us.
to Brittany Gibson at email@example.com. Learn more about the event