GRPS Superintendent Announces Second ‘Listening Tour’

Posted at 3:28 PM, Dec 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-12 15:28:48-05
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GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan — Grand Rapids Public Schools Superintendent Teresa Weaterall Neal announced Thursday that she is planning another listening tour to find out what is working and not working in the district.

Neal had a similar event in 2012, and said that she plans on to engage with students, parents and staff as the latest part of her “Transformation Plan.”

“I look forward to bringing everyone tgether to share their thoughts and ideas,” she said in a release.

All of the below events take place from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. for staff and 6 to 7 p.m. for the community.

Full schedule:

  • Jan. 14 at Gerald R. Ford Academic Center, 851 Madison Ave SE
  • Jan. 16 at Burton Elementary/Middle School, 2133 Buchanan Ave SW
  • Jan. 21 at Harrison Park School, 1330 Davis Ave NW
  • Jan. 23 at City High Middle School, 1720 Plainfield Ave NE
  • Feb. 4 at Innovation Central High School, 421 Fountain St NE