Here's some information about Thursday's Rally for Public Education:
|Yup, I took this from the other day's post. |
Find out where this cute picture comes from here!
Thursday, August 28th
Liberty Plaza, downtown Ann Arbor off Liberty St.
State Rep. Jeff Irwin (Ann Arbor),
AAPS superintendent Dr Jeanice Swift
AAEA president Linda Carter
Oakland Co. Clerk (and now Lt Gov candidate) Lisa Brown. (As a state representative, Ms. Brown served as the ranking Democrat on the House Education Committee.)
There will also be brief readings by Ann Arbor student poets.
The rally is being organized by a newly formed group, Michigan Teachers and Allies for Change - a group of Ann Arbor-area teachers and other concerned citizens getting politically active to support public education.
For more information, and to RSVP (helpful but not necessary), please see the event description posted on Facebook:
P.S. I can't be there. But if anyone wants to take pictures and send them to me, I will turn that into a blog post (and...special bonus...you could get a photo credit!).
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