National School Choice Week - Los Angeles Celebration

During the last week in January, tens of thousands of celebratory events will take place across the country to raise awareness of the different K-12 education options available to children and families. Started in 2011, National School Choice Week is now the world’s largest annual celebration of opportunity in education.

Please join California School Choice on Saturday, January 25th at the USC Verdugo Hills Hospital for lunch and a special Townhall discussion with featured speakers Rebecca Friedrichs, Gina Gleason, Christina Laster, Dr. Vicki Alger and Larry Sand.

There is no charge to attend this event. Box lunch provided. Donations appreciated.

Featured Speakers

Rebecca Friedrichs is the author of Standing Up to Goliath, a powerful expose of state and national teachers’ unions told through dozens of engaging personal accounts. She’s a Prager University host, and founded For Kids and Country a national movement of parents, teachers, students, faith leaders, and citizens uniting to restore our schools and culture.

Gina Gleason, Executive Director of Real Impact at Calvary Chapel Chino Hills. Gina has made it her mission to inform parents and concerned Californians about the dangers of the new sex education curriculum.

Christina Laster, NAACP Education Chairwoman of Southwest Riverside County. Christina worked in public education for nearly 13 years in the Early Childhood Education & Special Education programs of San Diego Unified School District. She helped form the Inland Empire and San Diego Parent Unions and was former Statewide Community Organizer for the California Policy Center.

Dr. Vicki Alger is a senior fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum and a Research Fellow at the Independent Institute in Oakland, California, and author of the book Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children. Dr. Alger also served as an education advisor on the Trump transition team.

Larry Sand is President of the California Teachers Empowerment Network, a non-partisan, non-political group dedicated to providing teachers with reliable and balanced information about professional affiliations and positions on educational issues – information teachers will often not get from their school districts or unions.

January 25, 2020 at 10am - 2pm
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd
Glendale, CA 91208
United States
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Stephen Smith · · 626-792-1772

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