November 17, 2013

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SOS Board Nominee Meet-n-Greet with Nikhil Goyal, Alex Kacsh, & Deborah Meier

Steering Committee members and eligible voters had the opportunity to meet the SOS Board nominees.  Each panelist shared his or her experience and vision for the movement.  Members then had the opportunity to share and ask questions.  Read their bios here.  Note: to hear the webinar recording, you will have to re-register by entering your email address.

November 13, 2013

SOS Board Nominee Meet-n-Greet with Xian Barrett, Matt Farmer, Peter McLaren, & Ricardo Rosa

Steering Committee members and eligible voters had the opportunity to meet the SOS Board nominees.  Each panelist shared his or her experience and vision for the movement.  Members then had the opportunity to share and ask questions.  Read their bios here.  Note: to hear the webinar recording, you will have to re-register by entering your email address.

January 15, 2013

Journey For Justice 2 with Karran Harper Royal , Jitu Brown, and Zakiyah Ansari

Jitu Brown, of the Kenwood Oakland Community Organization, Chicago, Illinois, Zakiyah Ansari, NYC Coalition for Educational Justice, New York, New York, and Karran Harper Royal, Parents Across America, New Orleans, Louisiana for a Save Our Schools hosted an SOS Webinar. The three integral Organizers worked to give birth to a growing alliance of Grassroots Community, Youth and Parent driven organizations that successfully petitioned the Department of Education in November 2012 to convene the Journey For Justice 2 hearing. The Civil Rights Impact of School Closings, Turnarounds, Phase-outs and Co-locations inquiry was held on January 29th.