Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz and Brooklyn’s Community Education Councils invite parents, educators and community members to a public hearing on the future of school governance and mayoral control of schools.

If you wish to testify, please RSVP to Margaret Kelley, Education Policy Analyst, at 718-802-3839.  Each participant will be allowed two (2) minutes to present.

Please provide five copies of your testimony. Testimonies may be submitted via e-mail to:

Findings gathered at this hearing will be posted on the Borough President’s website: and delivered to Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Senate Majority Leader Malcolm Smith.