THE LOTTERY - Documentary Screening and Panel about School Choice

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THE LOTTERY - Documentary Screening and Panel about School Choice

Charter schools are no stranger in New York City's educational landscape. The movement continues to be the subject of considerable debate and discussion. Whether you are for it, against it, or don't know what to think about it, we want to hear from you! 

Join us for a film screening of The Lottery followed by a panel discussion featuring professors from both C&T and EPSA, as well as representatives from local NYC charter schools. The details are below (please also see the flyer attached):

Date: December 8th, 2015 (Tuesday)
Time: 7:00-9:30 PM
Location: Everett Lounge (Zankel 118)

Khari Shabazz, Principal, Success Academy Harlem West
Rebeca Wolfe Balbuena, Middle School Dean, New Heights Academy Charter School
Tom Hatch, Associate Professor of Education 
Amy Stuart Wells, Professor of Sociology and Education
Moderator: Luis Huerta, Associate Professor of Education and Public Policy 
Please make sure to RSVP at:
Food and refreshments will be provided!

For any questions regarding the event, please email Joy Nam ( or Katherine Cho (

We look forward to seeing you!

December 8, 2015, 7:00 PM

March 9, 2016, 9:30 PM

Everett Lounge

Joy Nam