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Maryland Education Coalition: General Meeting 

December 1, 2011: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM


Ellie Mitchell 
Maryland Out of School Time Network 


Thursday December 1, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST

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Owen Brown Community Center 
6800 Cradlerock Way
Columbia, MD 21045-4809

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apple and booksJoin the Maryland Education Coalition for an evening of workshops and conversations with education advocates, policy makers and constituents on the outlook for education funding and policy issues. 

Confirmed Speakers Include:

Dr. Alvin Thornton,  Senior Advisor to the President of Howard University and former Chairman of Maryland's Commission on Education Finance, Equity, and Excellence (known as the Thornton Commission)

Bob Rankin,  Maryland State Education Association (MSEA)

John Woolums, Maryland Association of Boards of Education (MABE)

Workshop Presenters: Charlie Cooper – Chair, MEC; Henry Bogdan – Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations; Bebe Verdery & Frank Patinella – ACLU; Laurie Taylor Mitchell- Baltimore County Education Advocate; Ellie Mitchell – Maryland Out of School Time Network;  and Sue Fothergill – Baltimore Education Coalition & Baltimore Student Attendance Initiative

The AGENDA is now available.

This event is free. Light refreshments will be served.