Press Releases

Town Hall Meeting to Address Student Discipline and School Violence

September 4, 2008

Citizens are encouraged to a attend a free Town Hall Meeting on September 23 at John Marshall High School. Keith Murphy of MPTV's Black Nouveau will moderate a discussion between audience members and panelists as they explore ways of making schools better, by specifically addressing methods of improving student discipline and reducing violence in schools. The event will be broadcast live on MPTV-10-HD and MPTV-10 at 7pm.

Panelists include: Janie Hatton, retired principal and past acting superintendent; Martin Lexmond, Director of Dept. of School Innovations, MPS; Capt. Eric Moore, Milwaukee Police Department.; Dr. Demond Means, Supt. Mequon Thiensville School; Psychologist Ramel Smith, PhD., and others. For tickets and directions to this free event, call 414-271-1036. Seating begins promptly at 6:30pm.