Scott Goldstein Testimony – Digital Equity and Financial Literacy Council Hearing

Testimony on Digital Equity and Financial Literacy in Washington, DC Scott Goldstein- Executive Director, EmpowerEd November 5, 2019   Good Afternoon Chairman Grosso and Chairman Mendelson. I am here to support and call for strengthening the Student Technology Equity Act before you today. I also strongly support the financial literacy bill and its pilot program,Continue reading “Scott Goldstein Testimony – Digital Equity and Financial Literacy Council Hearing”

Ward 6 Checklist for Budget Legislation

Checklist for budget legislation Below are some priorities for future budget legislation from Ward 6 parents   On transparency of school budgets: ☐ Ensure the public has sufficient data to identify exactly how “at-risk” funds are allocated and spent at each school, for both DCPS and charter schools. ☐ Report for each school the amount ofContinue reading “Ward 6 Checklist for Budget Legislation”

Jessica Sutter Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

DCPS Public Budget Hearing Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Maury Elementary School Thank you Chancellor Ferebee for the chance to speak this evening. My name is Jessica Sutter and I am honored to represent Ward 6 on the DC State Board of Education. I am testifying today in my personal capacity. Over the past year I’veContinue reading “Jessica Sutter Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

Cathy Reilly Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

DCPS Public Budget Hearing October 29, 2019 Cathy Reilly for the Senior High Alliance of Parents, Principals and Educators Thank you for this opportunity I am here as the Executive Director of SHAPPE. I also facilitate the Ward 4 Ed Alliance and am a member of C4DC (Communities for DC Public Schools (C4DC) We areContinue reading “Cathy Reilly Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

Rebecca Davis Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

DCPS Public Budget Hearing Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Maury Elementary School Thank-you for having a slide on EQUIITY, SUSTAINABIILITY & TRANSPARENCY since that is what II would like to address with regards to science education in DC Public Schools. My name is Rebecca Davis I am an environmental education consultant and live in Ward 1Continue reading “Rebecca Davis Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

Suzanne Wells Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

DCPS Public Budget Hearing Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Maury Elementary School   Thank you for the opportunity to testify this evening.  My name is Suzanne Wells.  I am the president of the Ward 6 Public Schools Parent Organization, and our organization is a member of the Coalition for DC Public Schools and Communities or C4DC.Continue reading “Suzanne Wells Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

Grace Hu Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

Grace Hu October 29, 2019 Digital Equity in DC Education DigitalEquityDC@gmail.com DCPS Budget Hearing Good evening. My name is Grace Hu and I am a parent and LSAT member at Amidon-Bowen Elementary in Southwest DC. Today I am here on behalf of Digital Equity in DC Education, a citywide coalition of parents, to discuss theContinue reading “Grace Hu Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

Rebecca Reina and Emily Gasoi Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

Joint testimony of Rebecca Reina, Chair of the Ward 1 Education Council and Emily Gasoi, State Board of Education, Ward 1 Representative to the District of Columbus Public Schools Public Budget Hearing Maury Elementary School Tuesday, October, 29, 2019 I am Becky Reina, Chair of the Ward 1 Education Council. Our Education Council is aContinue reading “Rebecca Reina and Emily Gasoi Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

Laura Fuchs Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

DC Public Schools Budget Testimony: Laura Fuchs, Teacher, HD Woodson HS, Chair of the Washington Teacher’s Union’s Committee on Political Education, WTU Recording Secretary, Executive Board Member of Ward 7 Education Council, Executive Board Member of Empower DC and member of LSAT of HD Woodson HS, Ward 5 Resident Delivered: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 MyContinue reading “Laura Fuchs Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing”

W6PSPO Meets Tuesday, April 9 at CHM@L

The Ward 6 Public Schools Parent Organization will meet this Tuesday, April 9, from 6:30 – 8 pm at Capitol Hill Montessori@Logan (215 G Street, NE).  We’ll be joined by Theodora Brown with the Ward 5 Council on Education and Eboni-Rose Thompson with the Ward 7 Education Council.  They will share their ward council’s educationContinue reading “W6PSPO Meets Tuesday, April 9 at CHM@L”