In June 2009 a group of parent leaders and activists formed the Parent Commission.  Listed below are the core members involved in developing and writing the Commission’s final report
 
 
Vern Ballard, Community Board 9**

Richard Barr, Bronx HS parent and representative to Chancellor's Parent Advisory Council**

Ellen Bilofsky, Parent, Stuyvesant High School**

Patricia Connelly, Citywide Council on Special Education** and Districts 15 & 75 parent

Susan Crawford, Right to Read Project* and District 3 parent

Lisa Donlan, President, Community Education Council District1**

John Englert, President, Citywide Council on Special Education** and District 75 parent

Rosa Flores, Independent Commission on Public Education of NYC (ICOPE)*

Donald Freeman, Time Out from Testing*

Leonie Haimson, Class Size Matters* and District 2 parent

Jane Hirschmann, Time Out from Testing*

Josh Karan, Community Education Council District 6**

Benita Lovett-Rivera, District 1 parent leader

Monica Major, President, Community Education Council District 11**

Warren Miner, Independent Commission on Public Education of NYC-ICOPE*

Carla M. Phillip, PTA IS 383**/ District 32

Karen Phillip, PTA IS 383**/ District 32

Charmaine Phillip, PTA IS 383**/ District 32

Ellen Raider, Independent Commission on Public Education of NYC (ICOPE)*

Tamara Rowe, President, Presidents Council District 2**

Shino Tanikawa, Community Education Council District 2 **

*Endorsing organization.
**Affiliate organization listed for identification purposed only.

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