Should Chicago Public Schools Have an Elected Board?

October 2, 2012 Sankofa Cultural Art Center 5820 West Chicago Ave 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm October 8, 2012 Legler Library 115 South Pulaski 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm October 29, 2012 Carey Tercentenary AMEC 1448 South Homan 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm

We Will Discuss •HB5727, a bill to study the best board structure for CPS
•Pros and cons of an elected school board •The roles of LSC’s and the City Council Education Committee in public education •Update on referendum to ask voters if CPS should have an elected school board
Invited: elected officials, representatives from CPS, UIC,CODE, CCC4ESB , Democrats for Education Reform and CAUSE.
Co-Sponsors: Progressive Action Coalition for Education (PACE) and the Lawndale Alliance. Contact Dwayne Truss at 773-879-5216 or; or Valerie F. Leonard at 773-521-3137 or

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