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First State Board of Education meeting on Common Core
 
080714 9 a.m.
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
The State Board of Education will hold a public hearing for citizens in the Thirteenth Congressional District on Tuesday, August 12.  The meeting will be held from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Alexander High School, 6500 Alexander Parkway, Douglasville.
 
The purpose of the hearing is to hear comments from interested citizens and educators within the congressional district regarding the performance and problems of public education.  This includes hearing comments about the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards in Mathematics and English Language Arts as part of the State Board’s formal evaluation of these standards.
 
Persons wishing to speak should sign in upon arrival.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Debbie Caputo at 404-657-7410.
  
The Georgia Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities.  Individuals who need assistance or auxiliary aids for participation in this public forum are invited to make their needs known to Mrs. Debbie Caputo at (404) 657-7410, no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.