Weingarten will focus on poverty and public schools and why impoverished schools like Martin Luther King Jr. should be well-resourced with a full range of services and programs so low-income children can thrive and grow.
WHAT: School tour and media availability.
WHERE: Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School, 25 Ridgefield St., Hartford.
WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 11. Tour begins at noon; media availability follows.
WHO: AFT President Randi Weingarten, Hartford Federation of Teachers President Andrea Johnson, Hartford Federation of Paraprofessionals Co-Presidents Shellye Davis and Jackie Aviles and Connecticut Education Commissioner Dianna Wentzell.
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