Panel: Making The Department of Education Work for You and Your Child
When: Tuesday, February 25, 5:30-7:30
Where: Ingersoll Community Center,177 Myrtle Avenue
Who: Introduction by Council Member Laurie Cumbo. Panelists:
Pam Wheaton, Managing Editor of Inside Schools
Oma Holloway, Chair of the Education Committee, Community Board 3
Sharese Bailey, P.S. 11 parent and former kindergarten teacher
Come learn from people who understand New York City’s school system and who have experience supporting children at school and in the home. This is your opportunity to ask questions of public school parents, teachers and a leading education reporter. Learn how you can help make the city work for your child!
The types of topics and questions we will tackle are:
o Universal Pre-School
o Are my kids’ needs being met?
o How do I support my child’s learning at home?
o Finding the right school for your child