Thursday, August 27, 2009

The Principal Story Town Hall

Are you working on your degree in school administration or are you a veteran principal? Are you a school superintendent, professor of education or government leader committed to education reform? If so, make plans to join other education leaders in a unique opportunity to discuss school reform and the important role school leaders play in this effort. Presented by KLRN, this Town Hall will feature four local school principals and the producer of The Principal Story, Tod Lending, and will be hosted by Tanji Patton. Join us on Tuesday, September 1, 2009 in the Southwest Room at UTSA Downtown. A light dinner will be provided and all attendees will receive an outreach kit. Register now, seating is limited! Click here for more information and to RSVP.

To learn more about The Principal Story, visit the Wallace Foundation website here.

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

An Update on The National Parks: America's Best Idea

We've been talking about The National Parks: America's Best Idea since March when Ken Burns was in town. And now with the film scheduled to air in just over one month (9/27), the buzz continues to build, both locally and nationally.

SHARE YOUR STORY: Have you visited a National Park recently or do you have a story from a childhood visit? We are collecting your stories, photos and home videos at

SCREENING AT MISSION SAN JOSE: Pack a picnic and bring a lawnchair for an evening under the stars in one of San Antonio's most beautiful historic settings. Join us for fun family activities, mariachis and preview The National Parks: America's Best Idea. Saturday, September 19, 6-9 PM.

SPONSOR THE BROADCAST LOCALLY: Help bring the history and stories of our National Parks to South Central Texans by underwriting the broadcast of the program on KLRN. Andrea Scotto,, can provide all the details.