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EVENT ADVISORY: The LIBRE Initiative Hosts Lindsey Burke, Ph.D. In Education Speaker Series

Media is invited to attend in person  

(ABUQUERQUE, NM) – The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the U.S. Hispanic community, will host Lindsey Burke, Ph.D., director of the Center for Education Policy at the Heritage Foundation, to discuss foundational education and educational opportunities.

WHO: The LIBRE Initiative-New Mexico + Lindsey Burke, Ph.D.

WHAT: Community event on Foundational Education

WHEN: Monday, June 28th, 2021

5:30pm-7:00pm MST

WHERE: 2808 Central Ave SE

Albuquerque, New Mexico

MEDIA: Please RSVP with Ciara Kennedy-Mercer at ckennedymercer@standtogether.org

Background:

Every Monday from 5:30-7:30pm MST The LIBRE Initiative meets with the community to discuss educational freedom, with an education expert joining the conversation the last Monday of every month.

New Mexico ranked 50th for best states for K-12 education in 2020 and has 0 educational choice programs.

There is broad support across New Mexico for allowing our students freedom in achieving their highest potential through their education.

Education is a top priority to the Latino community, and all families in New Mexico.

About the LIBRE Initiative

Rooted in the Hispanic community, The LIBRE Initiative brings people together to advance the solutions that create the freedom and opportunity people need to discover and develop their potential.

In the areas Hispanics care about the most – quality education for our children, affordable health care for our families, a strong economy with good jobs, safer communities, and more – LIBRE seeks to fix the broken policies that hinder everyone’s ability to succeed.

For more information please visit: www.thelibreinitiative.com.