The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

The David Griffith Live Conversation: Education Policy and Funding

On Wednesday, September 12th, members of the EDU PLN Ning and participants of #Edchat had the opportunity to join David Griffith in a live conversation about education policy and the impact sequestration or budget policies on education. David Griffith will answered questions live as well as presented his expertise in the field. 

In case you missed this great conversation, HERE IS THE RECORDING! https://sas.elluminate.com/site/external/jwsdetect/nativeplayback.j...

David Griffith is the director of public policy for ASCD, where he leads the development and implementation of ASCD’s legislative agenda, as well as ASCD’s efforts to influence education decision making at the local, state, and federal levels. Griffith has 20 years of political experience as both a congressional aide and on several political campaigns. Prior to joining ASCD, Griffith was the director of governmental and public affairs for the National Association of State Boards of Education, where he oversaw the organization’s advocacy and political activities as well as media relations. Griffith also served as an aide to Representatives Joe Kolter (D-PA) and Robert Torricelli (D-NJ). In addition, he served as the legislative and grassroots coordinator for the American Arts Alliance, representing the nation’s leading nonprofit arts institutions, and traveled the country doing advance work for the 1996 Olympic Torch Relay. He received his bachelor’s degree from Villanova University.
________________________________________________________________________

To join as a Participant, use the link below and type in your name on the sign in page:

https://sas.elluminate.com/d.jnlp?sid=vclass&password=LPCBZLAT4...

Elluminate is a Community Partner with Edublogs.
To learn more about Elluminate check out:

  1. Introduction to using Elluminate
  2. The Elluminate Quick Reference guide
  3. Join the Configuration Room to test your connection and configure your audio

Get your FREE 3-user Elluminate vRoom HERE!

Tags: budget, education, funding, policy

Views: 527

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Thanks Shelly Terrell for updating information! His conversation is very effecting in dealing with education decision making at the local, state, and federal levels.  He is well known for bringing reformation in education.

RSS

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Thomas Whitby's video was featured

Humpback Whale Shows AMAZING Appreciation After Being Freed From Nets

Please check out http://www.eii.org/gwc/ for more great information on Great Whale Conservancy Be sure to see our full story on this awesome rescue here http...
1 hour ago
Thomas Whitby posted a video

Humpback Whale Shows AMAZING Appreciation After Being Freed From Nets

Please check out http://www.eii.org/gwc/ for more great information on Great Whale Conservancy Be sure to see our full story on this awesome rescue here http...
1 hour ago
Profile IconIbrar Hussain, Dessica, Lise Goertz and 3 more joined The Educator's PLN
12 hours ago
David Chiles posted a status
"Netiquette: Email to enjoy a ploy, not annoy. A quick message with a call to action. www.NetworkEtiquette.net"
yesterday
David Chiles updated their profile
yesterday
Thomas Whitby posted a video

Sir Ken Robinson

Sir Ken Robinson is best known for his TED Talk on Creativity. Get Behind the Brand and learn how to find your own creativity and passion! ------------------...
yesterday
Brian J. Frimel and Oscar Marin are now friends
yesterday
Brian J. Frimel shared Tess Pajaron's blog post on Facebook
yesterday

Awards And Nominations

© 2014   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service