The Edmond Sun

January 7, 2014

Parent Legislative Action Committee meeting set


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND — The Oklahoma Central Parent Legislative Action Committee (PLAC), a nonpartisan group with the goal of increasing parent and community awareness about legislative issues impacting public education in Oklahoma, is encouraging all parents and patrons from the metro area school districts to attend its fourth meeting of the 2013-2014 school year. The meeting will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Edmond Public Schools Administration Building, 1001 W. Danforth Road.

The topic for the upcoming meeting is the Oklahoma Legislature’s funding of education and will feature panelists Sen. Clark Jolley, Chair of the Appropriations Committee and member of the Education Committee for the Oklahoma Senate, Sen. Susan Paddock, member of the Appropriations Committee and it’s subcommittee for education, Rep. Scott Martin, Chair of the Appropriations and Budget Committee for the Oklahoma House of Representatives and Rep. Scott Inman, the Democratic Minority Leader of the Oklahoma House of Representatives.

A Parent Day at the capitol has been scheduled for Feb. 10. A meeting is slated for March 4 in Norman (exact location is to be decided).

For more PLAC information go to Facebook at www.facebook.com/OKCentralPLAC.