The Social Policy Committee of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County will be holding a forum on 9/25 entitled, The Funding of Public Education in Delaware, Part 1. The event is cosponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW).
A panel of experts will address these and other issues:
- How do funds flow into your local schools?
- How are tax dollars distributed to fund public education in Delaware?
- What are school referendums and why are they necessary?
- What issues regarding educational funding are before the state legislature?
Panelists for the evening are:
- Dr. Susan Bunting, Secretary of Education
- Dr. Chuck Longfellow, Associate Secretary for Operations
- Dr. Kevin Carson, Senior Fellow, Institute for Public Education, University of Delaware
- Representative Ruth Briggs King, District 37
Presentations will be followed by questions from the audience.
A flyer for the event can be found here.