If you happen to be near Dartmouth, MA today, you should consider going:

Quality Education For All:
The Community’s Highest Responsibility

Education policy renegade Wick Sloane will discuss the current state of our public educaton system, and share some of his concrete ideas for reform. Currently an English professor at Bunker Hill Community College, and a regular columnist for Inside Higher Ed, Sloane has dedicated his career to helping those students who most need education to succeed in the world.

In this week’s discussion, Sloane will lead the conversation through the front lines of education reform, from the policy-makers in Washington, to the underfunded classrooms of our local community colleges, to the lonely battles on our local school boards.

A 45 minute talk will be followed by Q & A with the audience.

Where: The Apponagansett Meeting House, 850 Russells Mills Road, Dartmouth, MA
When: Thurs July 9, 7PM

If you are unfamiliar with Wick Sloane’s work, here are some of our favorite columns by him:

The Ones Who Made It to May

On Senator Kennedy’s Education Contributions

Application to be President of Williams College

Meeting With Bill and Melinda Gates

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