June 10, 2015
The day started off with Advocacy Day Training!
- — Community Schools (@CommSchools)Wed, Jun 10 2015 17:05:56
- — Kelsey Kleist (@kelsey_kleist)Wed, Jun 10 2015 18:27:55
- — Kelsey Kleist (@kelsey_kleist)Wed, Jun 10 2015 18:40:11"...understand that teacher, parents and students all want the same thing #communityschools" CSLN here to get policymakers on the same page
Then it was time to CELEBRATE!
The 2015 Awards for Excellence Reception honored the 2 initiatives and 5 schools that received awards for their outstanding work!
- — Community Outreach (@CivicWarriors)Wed, Jun 10 2015 17:52:44Today is the award ceremony acknowledging #WolfeStreetAcademy and others #BaltimoreSchools #CommunitySchools http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/time_and_learning/2015/05/baltimore_sweeps_awards_for_top_community_schools.html …
Martin Blank (President of IEL and Director of the Coalition for Community Schools) started the ceremony!
- — Community Schools (@CommSchools)Wed, Jun 10 2015 19:31:36
Robert J. Rodriguez (Deputy Assistant to the President for Education, White House) introduced the first Awardee, John Hancock College Preparatory High School!
John Hancock College Preparatory High School receives the 2015 Award for Excellence!
- — Community Schools (@CommSchools)Wed, Jun 10 2015 20:05:36
- — Community Schools (@CommSchools)Wed, Jun 10 2015 19:59:52Hancock looks beyond the academic experience of its students...they promote shared values that #communityschools instill in students
Khalilah Harris (Deputy Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans) joins in on the fun at the Awards Ceremony to introduce the Baltimore Award Winners.
2015 Coalition for Community Schools Awards and Advocacy Day