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THIS WEEK: Committee Hearing on the Power of Charter Schools

On Wednesday, June 13 at 10:00 a.m., the Committee on Education and the Workforce will hold a hearing on "The Power of Charter Schools: Promoting Opportunity for America’s Students." The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

The hearing will explore the value charter schools bring to students’ education.

Witnesses

Mrs. Nina Rees
President and CEO
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
Washington, DC

Mr. Greg Richmond
President and CEO
National Association of Charter School Authorizers
Chicago, IL

Mr. Jonathan Clark
Parent and Community Advocate
Detroit, MI

Dr. Martin West
Associate Professor of Education
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Cambridge, MA


For more information and to view the live webcast, click here.

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