AFSC Conference Call Conversation
Are Ohio’s Private/Corporate Charter Schools Good for Education?
Presenter: Lois Romanoff
Tuesday, March 31 / 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Conference call #: 857-232-0155 / Access code: 744213
Lois is a retired school psychologist from both public and private schools and close follower of the charter school movement. She is a human rights activist and is on the Northeast Ohio American Friends Service Committee’s Economic & Political Justice Committee.
Lois will describe charter schools, their impact on public schools, the differences between for- and not-for-profit charters, their quality in providing education, the significant political influence in Ohio of corporate charter schools and the proposal of Governor John Kasich to increase funding to charters.
Presentation followed by Q&A and discussion.