Joining the panel discussion are Betty Patu, Seattle School Board president; Eden Mack, Seattle Council PTSA and Washington’s Paramount Duty; Stephen Nielsen, deputy superintendent, Seattle Public Schools; State Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos (D-37th), chair of the House Education Committee, and State Sen. Michael Baumgartner (R-6th), member of the Senate Higher Education Committee. Front-row guests include Phyllis Campano, president-elect, Seattle Education Association; Sheila Edwards Lange, co-chair of the Mayor’s Education Summit and interim president, Seattle Central College; and Melissa Westbrook, Seattle Schools Community Forum.This event is sponsored by Seattle Channel, Seattle CityClub and Town Hall Seattle. Seattle Channel is cable channel 21 (HD on Comcast 321 and Wave 721) and online. Join the conversation in person or online, where you can take part in online polls and voice your opinion via e-mail and social media using the hashtag #SeattleSpeaks.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Big Education Discussion Tonight on Seattle Channel
Seattle Speaks will be talking about school funding. This is a live event so nothing will be filtered or edited. Program starts at 7 pm.