State of Education in Prince George’s County Town Hall
What kind of school superintendent does Prince George’s County need right now? What will be the results of this spring’s dramatic change in which County Executive Rushern Baker will select the superintendent and the chairman and vice chairman of an expanded Board of Education? Join The Washington Post for a discussion of these and other hot-button school issues in Prince George’s during the second installment in a three-part Behind the Headlines discussion series on the state of education in the Washington area. The series launched in the District on April 24 at The Post and will conclude on September 18 at Fairfax High School in Fairfax County, Va.
Robert McCartney, Columnist and Former Assistant Managing Editor, The Washington Post will moderate the forum. The panel will include Del. Jolene Ivey (D), Chair, Prince George’s House Delegation, Maryland General Assembly; Verjeana M. Jacobs, Chair, Prince George’s County Board of Education; Earnest L. Moore, President, Prince George’s County PTA Council; Christian Rhodes, Education Policy Adviser, Office of the Prince George’s County Executive; and Ovetta Wiggins, Prince George’s Education Reporter, The Washington Post.
Date: Thursday, May 23
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Location: Prince George’s Community College
Largo Student Center – Community Rooms A, B, C
301 Largo Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
Free parking will be available.
Admission: FREE (Seating is limited, so please arrive early)
To RSVP and submit a question for the panel, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. All questions and RSVP’s must be submitted byThursday, May 23 at Noon.
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