A Dialog on PARCC – Testing, Video

Contact: Jean Armstrong CPC, CED, President
Leaders With Vision

“Never underestimate the power of knowledge & passion”

Leaders With Vision (LWVision) announced today that the September 18, 2014 Public Policy luncheon forum will be “A Dialog on PARCC – Testing.”
The public is invited to this event, which will be held at Drusilla Place, Ballroom, 3482 Drusilla Lane, Baton Rouge.

Statewide: parents, teachers, stakeholders, and members of the public have expressed concern and confusion about PARCC and the testing of students under the supervision of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. PARCC is the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers. To address those questions, LWVision’s confirmed panelists for the September 18, 2014 Perspective public policy forum are:

  • Noel Hammett – Former EBR Parish Public School Board President
  • Eric Lewis – Sable International; Designed Former Director of Louisiana BAEO
  • Russ Wise – Former River Parish Reporter
  • Mercedes Schneider – Public School Teacher/Education Author

The public is invited. After the presentations by the panel, the audience
is invited to submit questions in writing relative to the issue.
Doors open at 11 a.m.; Lunch will be served at 11:40 am; and the program will begin
promptly at12:00 noon. Tickets are $20.00 for members and $25.00 for non-members includes lunch and the program.  To ensure seating, Tickets may be purchased by credit card at www.LWVision.org  or email a request for reservations toLWVision@LWVision.org and pay by cash or check at registration desk.
For more information, call (225) 927-2255.


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