Skip to main content
HomeEvents11:30 HOT TOPICS - Sorting Out School Choice

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

11:30 HOT TOPICS - Sorting Out School Choice

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 11:30 AM until 1:00 PM
Sorosis Womans Club of Orlando
501 East Livingston Street
Orlando, FL  32803

Membership Team
Hot Topic Luncheons
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Or At Event

RSVP by JUNE 11, 5:00 pm

MODERATOR: Bill Sublette, Chairman Orange County School Board

Our featured panel includes:

Dr. Nancy Ellis, director of the UCF Center for Community Partnerships, is an experienced administrator, facilitator and clinician. She has actively participated in the facilitation and development of community-wide service delivery systems over the last 20 years, working with a wide-ranging number and variety of organizations, and numerous communities, to achieve long-term systemic change. Dr. Ellis is highly skilled as a facilitator with experience in working extensively with key organizational and community leaders, and personnel, to create strong interpersonal and inter-organizational relationships between partners. 

Kathleen Oropeza, Founder of Fund Education Now, a plaintiff in the Citizens for Strong Schools suit headed for the Florida Supreme Court.

Pat Hall, League of Women Voters, Chair Education Committee-Hillsborough County and an expert on charter schools.

League Lesson

We've been working on the issue of school choice and education funding for quite a while. 
While delving into our HERstory project, we came across this tidbit that is as relevant today as it was back in...APRIL, 1951 
From the Orlando Evening Star: