“What to Expect When You’re Expecting More Budget Cuts” previews education budget and policy reform
State Superintendent Tony Evers to preview his proposed
2013-15 state education budget to MPS parents
EVENT: What to Expect When You’re Expecting More Budget Cuts
WHEN: Wednesday, September 26, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: MPS Central Office, 5225 W. Vliet Street, Milwaukee
WHAT: State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Evers previews his proposed 2013-15 state education budget and ideas for education funding reform. PPS-MKE offers MPS parents opportunities to discuss and take action re: education funding.
WHO: Sponsored by PPS-MKE, with the generous support of co-sponsors Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent Schools and MPS Board Director Larry Miller
MILWAUKEE: At the invitation of Parents for Public Schools-Milwaukee, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Evers will headline “What to Expect When You’re Expecting More Budget Cuts” at an event this coming Wednesday. His remarks will include a preview of his 2013-15 state education budget, his proposal to restore education funding statewide and a brief Q&A.
Parents for Public Schools-Milwaukee (PPS-MKE): Launched in July 2012, PPS-MKE is the only Wisconsin chapter of the national nonprofit Parents for Public Schools. PPS-MKE promotes and strengthens Milwaukee Public Schools by engaging, educating and mobilizing parents, and is one of more than 15 PPS chapters in 13 states. PPS-MKE board member Robert Smith will moderate the event, which in addition to Supt. Evers’ presentation will include:
- Parent discussion re: effects of funding cuts on kids and schools
- Immediate opportunities for action to support children in MPS
- More information about PPS-MKE
Contacts: Jasmine Alinder (Parents for Public Schools-MKE), (414) 378-7262
Rob Smith (Parents for Public Schools-MKE) (704) 562-6970
Thomas Beebe (Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent Schools) 920-650-0525
Event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit