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Tune in this Wednesday, July 27th, starting at 10:00AM for live updates from the House Education Committee hearing on school choice.Legislative action on vouchers and the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) is expected when the General Assembly reconvenes in the fall.
The schedule of speakers is as follows:
10:15-11:00 School Reform Commission-Dr. Lee Nunery, Assistant Superintendent
11:00-11:45 City of Philadelphia, Dr. Lori Shorr, Chief Education Officer
11:45-12:30 Philadelphia Student Union, Baseerah Watson
Education Law Center, Baruch Kintisch
The Arc of Philadelphia, Dr. Nofre Vaquer
1:15-2:00 Students First, Dawn Chavous
DISCO, Shirley Randleman
2:00-2:30 UNITEPA, Sharon Cherubin
Independence Hall Tea Party Association, Don Adams
2:30-3:00 Philadelphia Archdiocese, Sister Edward Quinn, IHM and Jason Budd
3:00-3:30 Freedom Works, David Spielman
Please feel free to add your own thoughts, concerns, and questions in the comment box below.