Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Common Core Review Hearings And Listening Tour Kicks Off

LITTLE ROCK – The first hearing and listening tour session for the Governor’s Council on Common Core Review will take place on Thursday.

WHAT:            Governor’s Council on Common Core Review will host the first Little Rock hearing and listening tour session.

WHEN:            Thursday, April 23, 2015
             Hearing: 8:00AM – 4:30PM
             Listening Tour Session: 5:00PM – 7:00PM

WHERE:        Hearing:
Arkansas State Capitol
                      Old Supreme Court
500 Woodlane St, Little Rock, AR 72201

Listening Tour Session:
Pulaski Technical College Little Rock-South
Transportation Technology Center, The Community Room
13000 Interstate 30, Little Rock, AR 72210

Hearing Panelists
Panel #1:
1   Deborah Jones, Ed.D.: Assistant Commissioner, Learning Services, Arkansas Dept of Education
2   Stacy Smith: Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Learning Services, Arkansas Deptof Education
3   Tom Kimbrell, Ed.D.: Superintendent, Bryant School District

Panel #2:
     Clara Carroll, Ed.D., NBCT: Professor of Education, Assistant Dean, College of Education, Chair of Graduate Studies in Education, Harding University
     Jason Endacott, Ph.D.: Assistant Professor of Secondary Social Studies Education, Dept of Curriculum and Instruction, University of Arkansas
     Chasidy White: 2015 State of Alabama History Teacher of the Year, Brookwood Middle School, Alabama

Panel #3:
     Michele Linch, Ph.D.: Executive Director, Arkansas State Teachers Association
     Ouida Newton: 2015 Arkansas Teacher of the Year, Poyen High School
3   Ken James, Ed.D.: President, Arkansas Advanced Initiative for Math and Science

Panel #4:
     Sarah McKenzie, Ph.D.: Executive Director, Office of Education Policy, University of Arkansas
2   Gary Ritter, Ph.D.: Endowed Chair in Education Policy, University of Arkansas

We are live streaming all hearings. To view the live stream please visit our website and click on the Video Gallery at the bottom or you may visit our YouTube page

All listening tour sessions will be lived streamed via Google+.

We are video recording all hearings and plan to post them to our website.

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1 comment:

Noah Steffy said...

Speak up now. Demand full repeal.