Education Reform: Is Common Core Common Sense?

THE GOOD GOVERNMENT INITIATIVE WILL HOST “EDUCATION REFORM: IS COMMON CORE COMMON SENSE?” Miami, FL – November 11, 2014 – The Good Government Initiative (GGI) at the University of Miami, founded by former County Commissioner Katy Sorenson, is hosting Community Conversation on the latest hot topic, “Education Reform: Is Common Core Common Sense?” The luncheon […]

2014 Leaders of Excellence class!

We are very pleased to announce our new 2014 Leaders of Excellence class members! The program is designed to work with elected officials at the state and local levels on the issues they face and further develop the skills they need in order to be effective in office. The program, now in its fourth year, has […]

Past Community Conversation “Tougher Choices: Shaping Florida’s Future”

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Community Conversation  “Tougher Choices: Shaping Florida’s Future” with Charles J. Zwick, retired chairman of Southeast Bank and chairman of the Florida State Comprehensive Plan committee; Dr. Carol Weissert, Director of the Collins Institute; and other influential community leaders and elected officials. Hurricane 100 Room at the Bank […]