Friday, December 6, 2013

Photos from the Legislator Visit

Thanks to all from both Kelvyn Park and New Trier who were able to give up a day of school and attend. It was a very eye-opening day and we received some very practical advice about how to proceed further in our pursuit of educational equity.

Created with Admarket's flickrSLiDR.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Legislator Visit

On Thursday, December 5th, both the Kelvyn Park and New Trier students will converge in Gurnee, IL at the Lake County Federation of Teachers hall in order to meet with two Illinois legislators: Senator Melinda Bush (D), and Senator Pamela Althoff (R).

There we will discuss the legislators' efforts in the areas of school funding equity as well as the possibility of Illinois state income tax reform.

Below is our itinerary: