- The future of Manchester depends on the planning we do today – for our city and for our schools.
- Manchester Proud is about planning for that future.
- We are Manchester families, students, educators, business owners, and community leaders.
- Join us to create a plan for our schools that ensures all students are prepared for success.
Miss our community forums?
See them here.
Good news. If you couldn’t attend our three December forums to hear and vote on our short list of ideas for rethinking education, we’ve linked to them below. And, you can still vote on the ideas you like best at vote.manchesterproud.org.
Dec. 3, 2019: Teaching and Learning
Hosts: Manchester teachers Abigail Gemme and Katie Labranche, members of our Community Planning Group, and Adam Rubin of 2Revolutions
Dec. 12, 2019: Financing our schools
Hosts: Manchester lawyer Michael Delaney, a member of our Community Planning Group, and Adam Rubin of 2Revolutions
Dec. 18, 2019 Community Partnerships and Operational Effectiveness
Hosts: Diane Fitzpatrick, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of Manchester, community builder Deo Mwano, both members of our Community Planning Group, and Rachel Lopkin of 2Revolutions.
2/20/2020: Save the date
On Feb. 20, 2020, we will ask the Board of School Committee to adopt our plan for rethinking education in our city’s public schools. Please join us and show your support for our schools, our students, and our city.