THURSDAY, OCT 5, 2017

6:00 PM

Memphis Educational Equity Learning Series: Investing in our Children
This second discussion in the Memphis Educational Equity Learning Series centers on understanding how education funding works: Who is responsible for school funding in Memphis and Shelby County? How are funding resources allocated for schools and students? Do local schools and students need and deserve more money? Panelists: Maitavius Jones (city councilman and former school board member), Mike Ritz (former Shelby County commissioner), Deidre Malone (Memphis NAACP president and former Shelby County commissioner), and Tom Jones (lead author and consultant Smart City Memphis)
WHEN:

Oct. 5, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:

National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry Street Memphis, TN 38103

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Stand for Children, MLK50 and Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition

COST:

Free

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