8.10 APS to Host Series of Virtual Town Halls and Fireside Chats to Provide Information on Five Key Topics

Office of Communications and Public Engagement
130 Trinity Avenue SW | Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Ian Smith, Executive Director
404-802-2855, office
404-603-6934, cell


Seth Coleman, Media Relations Manager
404-802-2891, office
404-406-5570, cell


August 10, 2020 


APS to Host Series of Virtual Town Halls and Fireside Chats to Provide Information on Five Key Topics

Virtual events will cover high schools, early learning/kindergarten, Back-to-School Bash, ESOL, and Technology


ATLANTA —  Atlanta Public Schools (APS) will host a series of virtual town halls/fireside chats, to provide the community with information on five important topics as the District prepares to begin the 2020-2021 school year with an all-virtual model for the first nine weeks.


All of the events will be available on the APS Facebook Live page at https://facebook.com/AtlantaPublicSchools. The schedule is as follows:


Thursday, August 13, 5 PM | High Schools Fireside Chat

ZOOM Link:    https://zoom.us/j/94782473476

Call-in: US: +16465588656, 94782473476#

Spanish will be available in the Zoom Room. 


Thursday, August 13, 6 PM | Early Learning Fireside Chat/Kindergarten Experience

ZOOM Link:    https://zoom.us/j/94401022281

Call-in:          US: +13017158592, 94401022281# 

Spanish will be available in the Zoom Room.


Monday, August 17, 6 PM | Back-to-School Bash Town Hall

APS Facebook Live, available in Spanish as well.


Thursday, August 20, 5 PM | ESOL Fireside Chat

ZOOM Link:    https://zoom.us/j/92365069359

Call-in: US: +13017158592, 92365069359#


Thursday, August 20, 6 PM | Technology Fireside Chat

ZOOM Link:    https://zoom.us/j/98139258509

Call-in: US: +13126266799, 98139258509#



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