FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:
November 9th, 2009 Art Leal
ODESSA CIVIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECT
CIVIC PARTICIPATION TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT
Odessa, TX— The Odessa Civic Engagement Project is hosting its third Civic Participation Training. This month focuses on Ector County I.S.D. governance. Speakers will include many of our district officials.
Training schedule and time is as follows:
5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
November 18th – Federal Programs Coordinator – Julia Clay
Student Assistance Coordinator – Scott Randolph
Title IX Coordinator – Joretha Lee
VIPS Coordinator – Debbie Rogers
Family Education Center Director – Barbara Villaloboz
November 19th – Board of Trustee Position 1 – Carol Gregg
Board of Trustee Position 2 – Faye Batch
Board of Trustee Position 3 – Donna Smith
Superintendent of Schools – Hector Mendez
All training will be conducted in the ECISD Boardroom at the Administration building.
Participants have an opportunity to learn about Ector County I.S.D. governance and how it works. They will also have an opportunity to learn the role of the Superintendent and the Board of Trustees, learn about Federal Programs, Student Assistance and the importance of parental involvement in schools and with your student.
Currently, the Odessa Civic Engagement Project is taking reservations for those wishing to attend the program. Participation is free. Please send your name, address, and phone number to ocep or call (432)349-1280.
For more information, visit http://ocep.unavozunida.org
The Odessa Civic Engagement Project is a project of Una Voz Unida of Odessa, a non-partisan, non-connected, 501c4 Non Profit Organization. Our mission is to empower citizens by increasing their participation in the American democratic process. We will do this by providing education in local and county government, networking with other organizations, mobilizing voters, providing training and community information that impact the lives of all citizens.