Burbank USD Meeting with Assemblyman Gatto

Thu, 10/20/2011 (All day)
Advocacy Team (if applicable): 

Burbank Arts for All: An Education FoundationThe Burbank Council PTA is joining with the Burbank Unified School District to host an evening with California Assemblyman Mike Gatto on Monday, October 24th.  Burbank's arts education foundation, Burbank Arts for All, will be in attendance.  The Burbank Arts for All Community Group can provide talking points regarding arts education to those interested in asking the Assemblyman about the role of arts in core curriculum.  Contact them at [email protected] or via their Facebook page.

Expected discussion topics include the difficult state budget, current and future funding for public schools, new bills on curriculum and instruction, California's participation in the new national Common Core Standards for English, Math, Science, and Social Studies. This event is free of charge, open to the entire BUSD school community, and will be held at the Buena Vista Library Community Room from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, October 24, 2011.  For more information please contact Donna Cunningham at [email protected] or at (818) 848-6611.

If you're interested in getting involved with the Burbank Arts for All Community Group, they are meeting this Wednesday, October 26, from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. in the BUSD Boardroom, 1900 West Olive Blvd, Burbank, CA.  To learn more & RSVP, please email [email protected] or visit their Facebook page