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Wednesday, August 13, 2008
GOV. RITTER SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY (AUG. 14, 2008)
Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008
10 a.m. Gov. Ritter will join former Gov. Romers and Lamm as they endorse and launch the "Strong American Schools" campaign inColorado. Also taking part in the kick-off news conference will be former U.S. Sen. andUniversityofColorado President Hank Brownand state Sen. Nancy Spence.
Strong American Schools is a bipartisan national awareness campaign that is urgingleaders around the country to embrace three common-sense solutions to education reform: rigorous standards, effective teachers in every classroom, and more time and support for student learning.
Romer, who served three terms asColoradogovernor and as superintendent of theLos AngelesUnifiedSchool District, is national chairman of Strong American Schools.