Teach-In: Mayoral Control of Public Schools

Thursday, February 11
5:30 to 7 p.m.
University of Rochester, River Campus
Dewey Hall 1-101

The debate over Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy’s bid to take control of the Rochester City School District has sparked considerable interest locally. Join education experts for an in-depth panel discussion on mayoral control and learn how you can get involved in shaping the outcome of this important debate. Panelists include:
• David Hursh, associate professor at the Warner School of Education
• Anthony Plonczynski, assistant director of the David T. Kearns Center for Leadership and Diversity in Arts, Science and Engineering at the University of Rochester
• Dan Drmacich, principal at School Without Walls.

The event is open to the public, though seating is limited. A sign language interpreter will be provided for the discussion.

Sponsored by the Urban Teaching and Leadership (UTL) Program at the University of Rochester’s Warner School of Education. For more information, contact Ed Brockenbrough, director of the Urban Teaching and Leadership Program, at (585) 275-5053.

Tags: Ed Brockenbrough, mayoral control, urban education, urban educators, Urban Teaching and Leadership Program (UTL)