WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter
Eva Gladstein, Executive Director, Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO)
Superintendent Dr. William Hite, School District of Philadelphia
James Kenney, Democratic Party Candidate for Mayor
Melissa Murray, Republican Party Candidate for Mayor
WHAT: Mayor Nutter, City officials and nonprofit leaders will launch A Running Start Philadelphia: For Every Child, Birth to Five. Developed with the involvement of 400 community leaders, parents, educators and early childhood education providers, A Running Start is the City’s comprehensive plan to improve the school readiness of its youngest children, beginning with those who are most vulnerable.
WHERE: Children’s Village, 2nd Floor PlayDeck, 125 North 8th Street (in case of inclement weather, the event will be moved inside to Classroom 409). *Please note: Spike heels are not permitted on the 2nd Floor playdeck due to the soft surface.
WHEN: Tuesday, June 2, 2015 10:30 a.m.