DOE Blog/Video on Convening of First Cohort of PN Grantees – Includes Speech by Canada

12 Nov 2010 |

The Department of Education has just posted a piece on their blog about the recent Promise Neighborhood first cohort grantee meeting in DC.

Check the one hour video at the bottom of the blog that highlights Geoffrey Canada’s speech to the grantees; the video also includes remarks by Heather Higginbottom, Jim SheltonSan Antonio Mayor JuliánCastro, who supported the successful Promise Neighborhoods application serving the Eastside of San Antonio, and Dreama GentryDirector of the External Programs at Berea College in Berea, KY, which also received a planning grant to serve three counties in rural Appalachia.