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POSTPONED: Agenda for CT's Next Education Commissioner

Thursday, April 23, 2015
12:00pm – 1:30pm

Storrs Campus
Gentry Building, Room 144

The following event has been POSTPONED. Please stay tuned for updates.

UConn’s Center for Education Policy Analysis presents “An Agenda for Connecticut’s Next Education Commissioner.” The event will bring to the UConn Storrs campus prominent educational stakeholders for a discussion focused on future directions for Connecticut’s schools.

Gov. Dannel Malloy is in the final stages of selecting Connecticut’s new commissioner for education. This decision is a critical one for the state’s districts, schools, educators, and children.

What should constitute the new commissioner’s agenda? And how could the new commissioner engage effectively with reformers and educators?

Four of the state’s most influential stakeholders will present their views:

- Donald E. Williams Jr., Deputy Director of Policy, Research, and Reform at the Connecticut Education Association

- Stephen McKeever, First Vice President of American Federation of Teachers Connecticut

- Joseph Cirasuolo, Executive Director of the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents (CAPSS)

- Jennifer Alexander, CEO of ConnCAN

Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015

Time: 12-1:30 p.m.

Location: Gentry Building, Room 144, UConn Storrs Campus

RSVP ONLINE BY WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, at http://s.uconn.edu/commissioner Or, contact kimberly.silva@uconn.edu.

Contact:

kimberly.silva@uconn.edu

Neag School of Education (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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