MEDIA ADVISORY: Former West Virginia governor to testify before Michigan Senate Education Committee

Senate Education Committee

Bob Wise, former governor of West Virginia and current president of the Alliance for Excellent Education
Sen. Phil Pavlov, chair of the committee
Committee members

Wednesday, May 23
8 to 9:30 a.m.

Senate Hearing Room, Boji Tower
124 W. Allegan
Lansing, MI 48933

Former West Virginia governor Bob Wise will testify before the committee about the online education revolution. He will discuss how digital technology can move education systems into the 21st century by expanding options and giving parents and students flexible education choices.

Wise is the president of the Alliance for Excellent Education and a leading authority on education reform. He is highly sought-after to advise as well as speak on the issue of education. Wise currently co-chairs the Digital Learning Council with Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, and he also chairs the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.

For more information, contact Pavlov’s office at 1-517-373-7708