Grace Hu Testimony – DCPS SY2021 Budget Hearing

Grace Hu October 29, 2019 Digital Equity in DC Education 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”

Connect on DCPS Chancellor: DC Council Public Rountables and Acting Chancellor Meet and Greets

Chancellor Confirmation Public Roundtables: DC Council’s Committee of the Whole and Education will host a series of Public Roundtables on Chancellor of DC Public Schools Resolution of Confirmation on: Wednesday, January 30, 6:00pm Wednesday, February 6, 6:00pm Tuesday, February 12, 11:00am Visit for details and register to testify here. Acting Chancellor Meet and Greets:Continue reading “Connect on DCPS Chancellor: DC Council Public Rountables and Acting Chancellor Meet and Greets”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes– February 20, 2018

Stuart Hobson Middle School, 410 E St., NE February 20, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Mission Statement – To promote cooperation among the parent organizations of the public schools [in Ward 6] in order to improve the education received by all children attending our schools. Overview of the DC Council Performance Oversight and BudgetContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes– February 20, 2018”

CHPSP Meeting Notes– January 16, 2018

Brent Elementary School, January 16, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.   Michelle Edwards, Executive Director of Learn It, Live It, Love It gave a great presentation. Her non-profit organization partners with DCPS Title I schools to bring structured, standards-aligned field trips experiences to students leveraging the museums and organizations in DC and the surrounding areas. SheContinue reading “CHPSP Meeting Notes– January 16, 2018”

CHPSP Meeting Notes– November 21, 2017

CHPSPO Meeting Payne Elementary School November 21, 2017 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Brent Diversity Working Group & Town Hall Meeting— Alicia Dorsey, Parent at Brent ES Provided an overview of the diversity working group and recent town hall on the new efforts targeted at closing the achievement gap at Brent ES. The parent-driven workingContinue reading “CHPSP Meeting Notes– November 21, 2017”

Suzanne Wells Testimony – DC Public Schools Budget Hearing – April 14 2016

Updated 4/15/2016 with final version. DC Public Schools Budget Hearing April 14, 2016 Suzanne Wells   Thank you for the opportunity to testify this evening on the DC Public Schools SY2017 budget.  The focus of my testimony this evening will be on middle schools.  My daughter is currently a 5th grader in the Tyler ElementaryContinue reading “Suzanne Wells Testimony – DC Public Schools Budget Hearing – April 14 2016”