Voices for Education Takeaways - 01.21.19

The EWSD Voices for Education (VFE) group met on Monday, January 21 to prepare for a community celebration that will be held on January 28.

Key takeaways from the meeting included:

  • VFE met with community partners prior to the regularly scheduled monthly meeting to begin to look at where partnerships could be formed using the feedback on community action ideas received at the community forum on December 1
  • At the community partner meeting, the action ideas and themes (from the community forum) were consolidated into four possible ‘buckets’ of work
  • VFE discussed the community celebration that is being held on January 28 from 7-8 p.m. at the Essex Middle School
    • Planned out the design of the celebration and outreach efforts 
  • There was an update given on the Quality Youth Development program