Rebecca Reina Testimony – Roundtable on Chancellor of DCPS Dr Ferebee Confirmation – February 6, 2019

Testimony of Rebecca Reina to DC Council, Committee on Education, public hearing on the nomination of Dr. Lewis Ferebee as Chancellor of D.C. Public Schools, on 2/6/19 at 6:00 pm, Cardozo Education Campus cafeteria (1200 Clifton St, NW)   Hello, I‘m Becky Reina, mother of 2 Cleveland Elementary School students, where I have served onContinue reading “Rebecca Reina Testimony – Roundtable on Chancellor of DCPS Dr Ferebee Confirmation – February 6, 2019”

Sandra Moscoso Testimony – Roundtable on Chancellor of DCPS Dr Ferebee Confirmation – February 6, 2019

Sandra Moscoso Testimony Committee on Education’s public roundtable on PR23-0067, the “Chancellor of the District of Columbia Public Schools Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee Confirmation Resolution of 2019.” February 6 at 6:00 P.M. at Francis L. Cardozo Education Campus Good evening, Chairpersons and Councilmembers. I am Sandra Moscoso, the parent of a 7th grader at CapitolContinue reading “Sandra Moscoso Testimony – Roundtable on Chancellor of DCPS Dr Ferebee Confirmation – February 6, 2019”

Mary Levy Testimony – Roundtable on At-Risk Funding – February 1, 2019

TESTIMONY BEFORE THE COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE AND THE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA COUNCIL At-Risk Funding Transparency Mary Levy   –   February 1, 2019 Thank you for holding this hearing, and thanks to the Council members who introduced and who supported this legislation.  Since 1980, I have analyzed public school budgets, expenditures, and staffingContinue reading “Mary Levy Testimony – Roundtable on At-Risk Funding – February 1, 2019”

Jessica Sutter Testimony – Roundtable on At-Risk Funding – February 1, 2019

February 1, 2019 Jessica Sutter Testimony at Council Oversight Roundtable on At Risk Funding Transparency Thank you Chairman Mendelson and Members of the DC Council for inviting public testimony today. My name is Jessica Sutter and I have the honor of representing Ward 6 on the DC State Board of Education. I am testifying hereContinue reading “Jessica Sutter Testimony – Roundtable on At-Risk Funding – February 1, 2019”

Grace Hu Testimony – Roundtable on At-Risk Funding – February 1, 2019

Grace Hu Amidon-Bowen Elementary PTA mailto:amidonbowendc@gmail.com February 1, 2019 My name is Grace Hu. I serve on the PTA of Amidon-Bowen Elementary and have previously served on the Amidon-Bowen Local School Advisory Team.  On behalf of the Amidon-Bowen PTA, I would like to thank you for holding this hearing and specifically thank Councilmember Charles AllenContinue reading “Grace Hu Testimony – Roundtable on At-Risk Funding – February 1, 2019”

Testimony of Becky Levin – DCPS Food and Nutrition Services Program – September 30 2015

Testimony of Becky Levin, parent of Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan Student DCPS Food and Nutrition Services Program Council of the District of Columbia, Education Committee September 30, 2015     Members of the DC Council, thank you for the opportunity to speak with you about food and nutrition services in D.C. Public Schools andContinue reading “Testimony of Becky Levin – DCPS Food and Nutrition Services Program – September 30 2015”

DC Council Committee on Education – Oversight Hearings on FY 2014-15

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2014-2015 The Committee on Education (http://dccouncil.us/committees/committee-on-education) will conduct Performance Oversight Hearings; the following agencies will testify: Wednesday, 2/18/2015, 10:00am, Room 123 Public Charter School Board Bullying Prevention Taskforce Healthy Youth and Schools Commission Thursday, 2/19/2015, 10:00am, Room 412 District of Columbia Public Schools (Public Witnesses Only) Tuesday, 2/24/2015,Continue reading “DC Council Committee on Education – Oversight Hearings on FY 2014-15”

DC Council Education Committee Budget Hearing – Testimony by Dr Bella Dinh-Zarr, Tyler ES

Good morning. My name is Dr. Bella Dinh-Zarr and my son has attended DCPS schools for almost 3 years.  For the past 2 years, my husband Dr. Robert Zarr and I have been part of a group advocating on behalf of librarians and libraries in DC Public Schools.  What we – and the 5 thousandContinue reading “DC Council Education Committee Budget Hearing – Testimony by Dr Bella Dinh-Zarr, Tyler ES”

DC Council Education Committee Budget Hearing – Testimony by Danica Petroshius, CHM at Logan EC

Thank you Chairman Catania and members of the Council for holding this important hearing. I am Danica Petroshius, President of the Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan PTSO and parent of two children at the school – one in Kindergarten and one in preschool 3. I am here because we want to work in partnership withContinue reading “DC Council Education Committee Budget Hearing – Testimony by Danica Petroshius, CHM at Logan EC”