Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 – 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Cascadia Hall, Mary’s Woods
The West Linn Alliance for Inclusive Community, Respond to Racism, and Mary’s Woods Diversity Task Force have invited State Senator Rob Wagner (D – District 19) to speak on equity, diversity, and inclusion policy issues, primarily as they relate to Oregon public schools. Senator Wagner chairs the Oregon Senate Education Committee, and also sits on the Lake Oswego School Board. He will address two pieces of legislation that he has championed in the legislature:
- SB 664, a bill mandating Holocaust and genocide education in public schools
- SB 52, a bill requiring public school districts to have a plan to prevent suicide among students, a tragedy which disproportionately affects marginalized students. Sen. Wagner will also talk about a recent joint effort with Sen. Lew Frederick to promote diversity, equity,
andinclusion in schools.
The event is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Mary’s Woods Campus, Dunn Community Center – Cascadia Hall.
Directions: Take Highway 43 to Holy Names Drive and then take your first left to park. Follow signs from the parking lot to Dunn Community Center (17520 Mesnard Street).