Education

The Education Committee shall: Seek to eliminate segregation and other discriminatory practices in public education; Study local educational conditions affecting minority groups; Investigate the public school system and school zoning; Familiarize itself with textbook material there from which is racially derogatory; Seek to stimulate school attendance; Keep informed of school conditions and strive to correct abuses where found; Investigate the effects of standardized and high stakes testing practices; Teacher certification; Promote parental involvement in education; and Aim to be a center of popular education on the race question and on the work of the Association

 

Chair: Cassandra Breckenridge