Orlando, FL (PRWEB) September 03, 2014
As part of the National Education Association’s Back to School tour in Florida, new NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia will be visiting students and educators at Westside K-8 and Highlands Elementary schools in Kissimmee.
Eskelsen Garcia, the first Latina elected president of the 3-million-member NEA, will talk about the “toxic testing” that’s hurting students and schools, the upcoming gubernatorial election, school-to-prison pipeline, voter engagement and other education topics.
NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia
FEA President Andy Ford
Osceola County Education Association officers
Orlando public school educators and students
2551 Westside Rd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747
Friday, September 5th
5-9a.m. and 1-4p.m. one-on-one media availability
10a.m. Westside K-8
12p.m. Highlands Elementary School
** Media may accompany Eskelsen Garcia to the school stops with prior approval.
Contact; Celeste Busser at cfbusser(at)nea(dot)org **
The National Education Association is the nation's largest professional employee organization, representing nearly 3 million elementary and secondary teachers, higher education faculty, education support professionals, school administrators, retired educators and students preparing to become teachers.