Note: Delaine Eastin, originally scheduled to appear, has had to step out due to unexpected gubernatorial campaign obligations. While we are sorry to lose her, we are pleased to welcome Carol Kocivar of Ed100 as an addition to our panel.
Come to the Annual General Meeting for Parents for Public Schools of San Francisco.
We will share information about our progress in the last year and our plans for the next year.
Director of Policy Miranda Martin will moderate a panel discussion about "The Future of Public Education." Topics will include local impacts of the Trump administration's education policies, the teacher shortage resulting from the cost of living in San Francisco, and good news about education. Our guests will be:
- Dr. Arun Ramanthan, CEO of Pivot Learning Partners, a nonprofit educational services organization focused on improving teaching and learning, school finance, and leadership development
- Samantha Tran, Senior Managing Director of Education Policy at Children Now, a research, policy development, and advocacy organization dedicated to promoting children's health and education
- Shamann Walton, President of the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education
- Carol Kocivar, Editorial Contributor at Ed100.org and former President of the California State PTA
There will also be an opportunity to meet PPS-SF's new executive director, Teresa Arriaga.
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Parents for Public Schools of San Francisco
Parents for Public Schools of San Francisco (PPS-SF)
Our Vision: All San Franciscans are committed to the success of every public school in the City.
Our Mission: We promote the fundamental value of public education and pursue the success of every public school by sharing knowledge, bridging communities, and informing policy.
Learn more about us at www.ppssf.org.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (415) 861-7077 for more information on our programs and services.