Dr. Liz Meitl, Alternative Certification Program Adviser at Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools and Mainstream Coalition Board member, will lead our panel of experts, that includes:
- Dr. Chase M. Billingham, Associate Professor of Sociology at Wichita State University
- Danedri Herbert, Editor at The Sentinel
- Mark E. McCormick, Director Of Communications at ACLU of Kansas and 3rd District Commissioner, Kansas African American Affairs Commission
We know this is a complex and controversial topic, so we've invited media and education professionals to join us immediately following the event for their response to what they just heard as a way of holding ourselves to a high standard of truth and transparency.
There's no need to register for this additional content - just stay with us after our panel to get the reactions from:
- Sherman Smith, Editor-in-Chief at Kansas Reflector
- Shawn Stewart, Civil Rights Contributor at The Pitch
- David Smith, Chief Communications Officer at Shawnee Mission School District and Mainstream Coalition Board Vice President
Looking ahead. Our August event will look at how outside interests influence local elections. We'll publish more details as the event approaches.