Common Core Panel Debate — May 19, 2014

“Is the Common Core good for New Hampshire families and children?”

Hosted by Cornerstone Action and Cornerstone Policy Research

Common Core State Standards: A Public Forum

Join us for an informative exchange between supporters and opponents of Common Core. National and local experts and activists will participate in a forum explaining Common Core and why they either support or oppose the Common Core standards. We will also welcome audience questions at the end of the discussion.

Date: May 19th
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Location: New Hampshire Institute of Politics & Political Library
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive, Manchester, New Hampshire  03102

Panelists include:
Supporters of Common Core —
Tom Raffio: President and CEO of Northeast Delta Dental and Chairman of the New Hampshire State Board of Education
Dr. David Pook: teacher at The Derryfield School and Granite State College, education consultant and contributing writer of the Common Core English Language Arts standards
Bill Duncan: Retired software entrepreneur, granddad, education advocate and founder of Advancing New Hampshire Public Education

Opponents of Common Core —
Emmett McGroarty: Executive Director of Education at American Principles Project
Jamie Gass: Director of the Center for School Reform at Pioneer Institute
Ann Marie Banfield: Education Researcher and Education Liaison for Cornerstone Action

Seating is limited! FREE and open to the public! Make your reservations today.