Southeast Seattle Education Coalition

January 2017 Meeting

January 2017 SESEC Agenda January Presentation Slides Budget Infographic Budget Talking Points Upcoming Events Education and Employment Workshop (Flier) February 1st, 10:00 am – 12:00pm Aki Kurose Middle School 3928 South Graham Street Somali Cultural Responsiveness Training, for Partners Friday, 1/27 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm NewHolly Gathering Hall 7054 32nd Avenue South Please … Read more…

Protect and Hold Harmless Title 1 Schools in 2016-2017 Budget

The following letter was sent to the Seattle School Board and senior staff regarding the upcoming budget situation. Please see the links below for more background information. We will continue to keep you up-to-date on developments. Seattle schools project $74 million shortfall next year, could mean teacher layoffs, Seattle Times Seattle Public School Board Retreat, 3 … Read more…

SESEC FY15-16 Accomplishments

SESEC’s FY15-16 Accomplishments In January 2015, SESEC held a SE Seattle Community Summit on Education at which participants identified key strategic priorities for SESEC to adopt. The following identifies SESEC’s accomplishments within each of the community-driven priorities. Priority #1: Promote high quality early learning Co-chaired the City of Seattle’s Mayoral Task Force to develop recommendations on … Read more…

Advocacy & Policy Cohort #3 — Seeking Community Volunteers, Non-profit Leaders and Parents

Are you looking for a meaningful way to help address educational equity disparities in SE Seattle? Do you want to learn how to understand and use data, learn about policy analysis, develop leadership skills or be a more effective advocate? Do you want to help narrow the opportunity and achievement gaps for SE Seattle students? … Read more…