Chicago Forward: Education
Tuesday, Sept. 13, 6 p.m.
Jean-Claude Brizard, Chief Executive of the Chicago Public Schools
Karen GJ Lewis, President of the Chicago Teachers Union
Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis and Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizardwill be in conversation with Chicago Tribune Editorial Page Editor Bruce Dold at Chicago Forward, presented by the Chicago Tribune and sponsored by PNC Bank.
Join us at the UIC Forum for this lively discussion. Audience members may submit their written questions during the conversation. A mix and mingle reception for panelists and guests follows.
Chicago Forward is a series of public discussions focusing on issues important to our city, region, state and nation. For 164 years, the Tribune has been one of Chicago's leading citizens, shedding light on news developments and asking the hard questions. We now fill that role on stage through this series of events.
You could win four free tickets and ask Brizard and Lewis a question, by submitting a winny entry in our
Trib Nation essay contest.
Drawing on your personal experience, what makes a Chicago Public Schools education a success or a failure? And what question would you ask Mr. Brizard and Ms. Lewis?
Send your entry with contact information to TribNation @tribune.com. The contest is open to Chicago residents whoare at least 14 years old. Deadline for entry is noon on Wednesday, August 31st.
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