What does the Common Core Initiative bring to the table?

P R E S S  R E L E A S E 

Who: Community Leaders, Parents, & Taxpayers interested in the future of Louisiana The public is invited.

What: Lunch With Leaders offers an interactive dialog about a controversial national education program the Common Core Initiative being implemented in Louisiana.

Confirmed Panelists in alphabetical order are:

  • Lee Barrios, Information coordinator for Save Our Schools, Board Certified Teacher
  • Wiley Brazier V, Stand for Children Parent Leader and Educator All Star
  • Stephanie Desselle, Vice President for Public Policy, Council for a Better Louisiana
  • Mercedes Schneider, PhD in Applied Statistics and Research Methods, High School Teacher, Education Blogger

After the presentations by the panel, the audience is invited to ask questions relative to the issue.

Where: Drusilla Place Restaurant, Audubon Room, 3482 Drusilla Lane, Baton Rouge

When: Thursday, November 21, 2013, from 12:00 until 1:00 PM

Doors open at 11:00am. Lunch will be served at 11:40 am and the program will begin promptly at 12:00 noon.

Tickets are $20.00 for members and $25.00 for non-members includes lunch and the program. Reservations are recommended for this Public Policy luncheon and may be purchased at WWW.LeadersWithVision.org by credit card with the ticket handling charge or payment by check and/or cash at the door.

Why: To empower Community Leaders, Parents, & Taxpayers by providing information from different points of view so that they can make an informed decision.

Contact: Jean Armstrong, LWVision President (225) 927-2255

Reservations are recommended for this Public Policy luncheon and may be purchased ONLINE by credit card or payment by check and/or cash at the door.

Reserve your seat today!