Caxambas Republican Club of SW Florida
February 4, 2015 Meeting
Erika Donalds – Member of the Collier County School Board
Jane Watt – Founder & Chairperson for Marco Island Academy
ERIKA DONALDS will speak on the specifics of Common Core & why it is
dangerous to the educational system.
JANE WATT will speak on how testing affects the instructional time & the logistics
of implementing Common Core requirements in the school system.
Erika Donalds is a member of the Collier County School Board. She is also founder/President of Parents Rights of Choice for Kids (R.O.C.K.) a non profit focused on uniting parents on state & local educational issues. Erika is also the weekly Education Correspondent for Daybreak on 92.5FM Fox News Radio and serves as an Advisory Board Member for Mason Classical Academy, a Hillsdale College public charter school. She holds a Masters in Accountancy from Florida Atlantic University. Erika & her husband Byron have 3 young sons & reside in Naples.
JANE WATT is the founder & Chairperson for Marco Island Academy, a public charter high school. She recently wrote a book, Fighting for Kids, that describes her struggles in starting a charter school. Jane grew up in Greenville, Ohio and attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where she majored in Zoology. Jane & her husband Jim, reside in Marco Island with their 3 children
DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 @ 5:30-7pm
LOCATION: United Church of Marco Island, 320 N. Barfield, Marco Island
For information contact Bob Rommel 732 267 4770