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File #: 161740    Version: 0
Type: Resolution-Immediate Adoption Status: Passed
File created: 3/28/2017 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 3/28/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution adding two members to the Early Education Task Force.
Sponsors: ALD. HAMILTON, ALD. JOHNSON
Indexes: EARLY EDUCATION TASK FORCE

IMMEDIATE ADOPTION

Number

161740

Version

ORIGINAL

Reference

161610

Sponsor

ALD. HAMILTION AND JOHNSON

Title

Resolution adding two members to the Early Education Task Force.

Analysis

This resolution adds two members, the City Librarian or designee and a member of the Milwaukee Board of School Directors, to the Early Education Task Force.

Body

Whereas, The Early Education Task Force was created by Common Council File Number 161610 on March 1, 2017, for the purpose of aligning Milwaukee Public Schools outreach and early education initiatives with City of Milwaukee Promise Zones and to initiate a plan for birth-to-school literacy that will create more equity for children as they enter schools in Milwaukee; and

 

Whereas, The Task Force is comprised of representatives of the Common Council, Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee Education Partnership, Milwaukee Succeeds, Next Door Foundation, United Way, Milwaukee County Health Department, Milwaukee Health Services, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the community ; and

 

Whereas, The Task Force has determined that adding the City Librarian and a school board member is essential to the success of its mission; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the City Librarian or the City Librarian’s designee shall be a member of the Early Education Task Force; and, be it

 

Further Resolved, That a member of the Milwaukee Board of School Directors to be appointed by the Common Council President shall be a member of the Early Education Task Force. 

 

Requestor

 

Drafter

LRB168069-1

Tea Norfolk

3/24/2017