Public Education Group

Meeting Notes

 

Notes from 5/2/19

Attendees: Anna Falkenberg, Charlotte Leddy, Debby Kalk, Toni Goldsmith, Rabbi Marina Yergin, and Ross Halfant


Discussion Items:

  • What are our concerns? 
    • Duplication 
    • Research phase -- what is it? 
    • Our intent -- our power by state?
  • Roundtable discussion:
    • What is your story to public education? 
    • What is your Jewish connection with this issue? 
    • Topics touched on:
      • Equity/Access*
        • Property taxes
        • Financial cuts
        • Funding
      • Saftey*
        • Trauma informed care
        • Mental health of students
  • Research phase -- what's next?
    • Where do we go from here?
    • What issue should we focus on? 
    • Where should we focus our scope?
    • Organizations to contact:
      • Edison High School
      • SAISD (board)
      • St. Mark's Church
      • SA 2020
      • PreK4SA
      • Neighberhood Faith Convening