Our 2015 Annual Meeting is in support of Put the People First's Oct. 25-31 Week of Action against Privatization.
-Cassie Watters, the Organizer for United Campus Workers-CWA Local 3865 will lead on State Government Privatization.
-Joan Grim, Lecturer at the UTK College of Education, will lead on privatization in all levels of public education.
-Educators Across Knox County/SPEAK, and Knox County Education Association/KCEA will be leading on how charter schools, vouchers and over-testing are being used to destroy public schools, and the growing role that Teach for America plays in furthering that trend.
-Fran Ansley, Distinguished Professor Emerita at the UT College of Law will discuss the pending workers' compensation bill
Of Course, we'll have Food. There will be a special main course (both meat and non) to our usual potluck lunch.
This is also when we briefly review our year's activities and finances and do our annual elections. Join us. Don't forget to update your annual membership dues under "Support Our Work" above.