Friday, June 6, 2008

Lt. Gov. O'Briend schedule for today & tomorrow; June 6 & 7

Friday, June 6, 2008
Lt. Gov. O'Brien travels to Pueblo today to speak to the K-20 Continuum Conference at Colorado State-Pueblo. Lt. Gov. O'Brien is the co-chair of the P20 Education Reform Committee appointed by Gov. Ritter. The Pueblo conference is designed to look at reform to improve transition of high school seniors to post-secondary education, recruit teachers for high-need areas and indentify regional needs for science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
What:           K-2- Continuum Conference
Where:         Colorado State University – Pueblo
Life Science Auditorium; 2200 Bonforte Blvd.
Pueblo, CO
Time:           12:45 p.m. (Note revised time)
Lt. Gov. O'Brien will be available for media interviews just before her remarks and immediately after.
Saturday, June 7, 2008
On Saturday, Lt. Gov. O'Brien speaks to the Colorado Arts Education Summit on the importance of incorporating arts into Colorado's students' curriculum throughout the school year. Lt. Gov. O'Brien is an advocate for arts education because of its ability to stimulate creative and analytical capabilities.
What:           Colorado Arts Education Summit
Where:         Auraria Campus, King Center
855 Lawrence Way
Denver, CO
Time:           9:00 a.m.