Defenders of Public Eduation speak before the BOE, April 30, 2020


Click on the individual’s name to read a transcript of his/her testimony.

Barbara Dowdall

Lisa Haver

Maddie Luebbert

Richard W. Migliore, Esq.

Ilene Poses

Lynda Rubin


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