Schools Cannot Do It Alone

Confronting the threats to public education.

A Presentation by Jamie Vollmer, nationally acclaimed public school advocate

Based on his twenty years of working with school districts across the country, Jamie Vollmer will argue that we are at a pivotal point in our history. Public education is under attack as never before. Bashing public schools has become a blood sport—a dangerous game in which sensational headlines publicize half-truths, statistics are used out of context, and test results are reported in the worst possible light.

Schools Cannot Do It Alone confronts the threats to public education, and presents a practical, doable plan to increase student success. Vollmer’s community-based program, called “The Great Conversation,” provides step-by-step instructions to tackle the major obstacles to school improvement

Schools cannot do it alone

Wednesday, Oct 10th 2012 at 12:30-3:30pm

Iacocca Hall, Bethlehem, PA

Bethlehem, PA

Presentation to be held in the Wood Dining Room, Iacocca Hall on the Mountaintop Campus of Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA.


12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Registration
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Presentation
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Coffee Break
2:15 - 3:30 Presentation/Discussion


Registration fee: $35.00
Act 48 credits will be awarded upon request.