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Teacher Town Halls: Real Talk on Education Reform

We hope that you'll join us -- regardless of where you stand on the issues -- for an open and honest conversation about what we can do to improve the quality of education for all kids.

Los Angeles 9/05 - Watch! Q&A
Birmingham 9/12 - Watch! Q&A
Philadelphia 9/16 - Watch! Q&A








George Parker

George Parker

Former President, Washington Teachers' Union (WTU)

Dr. Steve Perry

Dr. Steve Perry

Founder and Principal,
Capital Preparatory Magnet School

Karen Palmer

Karen Palmer

Writer, Write My Essays

Latest News

Philadelphia Tribune: Teacher Town Hall questions senioritySept 19, 2013

A former teachers union official declared education as the civil rights issue of modern times, especially for Black and Latino students, and his two allies in education reform challenged teachers to rethink union work rules like seniority, saying it was outdated. Read More

Next City: Two Near-Opposite Views for Fixing Philadelphia SchoolsSept 18, 2013

Two rival visions of education reform clashed this week in Philadelphia, a city whose school district is suffering an acute funding crisis, forcing many students to go without libraries, guidance counselors or a safe way to get to school. Read More

Fox 29: Michelle Rhee, George Parker Host Teacher Town HallSept 17, 2013

Two years ago, a documentary about the state of education rocked the country, it was called "Waiting For Superman" and asked the question, who is going to rescue the failing public schools. Read More