Education

Live Webcast Sept. 13 at 1pm EST: Successful Education Reforms in High-Need Districts

By Craig Stone — September 13, 2006 1 min read

This live Webcast, hosted by Realizing the Dream, part of the Civil Rights Network, will feature students and teachers tutoring Capitol Hill staffers on their successul education reform programs. The programs were singled out as examples of “best practices” by a Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund report on education reform. The report will be released during the Webcast, whose guests include Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Executive Director of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Wade Henderson, Former West Virginia Governor & President of the Alliance for Excellent Education Bob Wise, and Founder and Chairman of QUALCOMM Dr. Irwin Jacobs.

Visit this page to join the Webcast at 1pm EST.

A version of this news article first appeared in the Around the Web blog.