Black & Green Wednesday Forum
Crisis in the St. Louis Public Schools
WHEN: 7:00 pm, Wednesday, October 5, 2005
WHERE: Carpenter Branch Library
3309 South Grand
St. Louis MO 63118
Devastated by cuts, closings, and layoffs since 2003, the St. Louis Public School systems is currently facing teachers leaving the system, physical breakdowns and the substitution of rote memorization for learning.
Veronica O'Brien, Board member, St. Louis Board of Education
Peter Downs, St. Louis School Watch
George Cotton, REACH St. Louis, WGNU Radio Talk Show Host
Byron Clemens, 1st Vice-President, AFT Local 420 [moderator]
Sponsored by the Gateway Green Alliance and the Universal African Peoples Organization. For more information call 314-727-8554.