Education Town Hall Meeting

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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, November 27


Jersey City Education Association (JCEA), 1600 J. F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07305
Doors Open At 6:00pm. Entrance to parking lot from either Kennedy Blvd northbound side or by heading west on Neptune, from Old Bergen Road.


You heard the Future of Education in Jersey City

as presented by Commissioner Cerf

 Now you will hear

 The Future of Education in Jersey City as presented by the Education Law Center (ELC)

Moderated by:

Lorenzo Richardson, President, Concerned Citizens Coalition

Guest Panel:

Deborah Cornavaca, Organizer, Save Our Schools NJ
Stan Karp, Director, Secondary Reform Project, Education Law Center
Johnnie Lattner, Co-Founder of Parents Unified for Local School Education (PULSE)
Kabili Tayari, Former Jersey City School Board President and Former President of  Citywide Parent Council
Lucy Walker, Education Advocate, Citizens for Public Education
Sterling Waterman, Vice President, Jersey City School Board

Topics Discussed will Include:

The use of RAC centers, race based performance targets, data driven performance testing, school closings, chartered schools, reduction in school budget funding, the use of consultants, overall impact on teaching, and privatization.