Thursday, March 24, 2011

President Obama's Latino Education Town Hall - March 28

President Obama’s Latino Education Town Hall, 7 p.m. EDT/4 p.m. PDT, Monday, March 28, hosted by Univision

Univision, the leading media company serving Hispanic America, will host “Noticias Univision Presenta: Es El Momento – El Presidente, Los Hispanos y la Educación” (The Moment is Now: The President, Hispanics and Education) on Monday, March 28, from Bell Multicultural High School in Washington, D.C. Hosted by Emmy-award winning journalist and co-anchor of “Noticiero Univision,” Jorge Ramos, the town hall will give President Barack Obama the opportunity to engage with students, parents and teachers in an important dialogue on education and Hispanic educational attainment. The historic event will be broadcast on the Univision Network at 7 p.m. EDT and 7 p.m. PDT, Monday. It will also be streamed online on in English and Spanish and simulcast on Univision Radio. Topics to be discussed at the town hall with President Obama will include better preparing students for college and 21st-century careers, greater parental engagement in education, and the politics of reforming the education system.