Former Governor of Florida
Achieving Excellence in Education
March 23, 2012, 8:00 p.m.
College Park Center, UT Arlington
Audience Q&A to follow lecture.
Tickets for this event will be available beginning 10:00 a.m. on March 7, 2012.
This event has been rescheduled to begin at 8:00 p.m. (originally
scheduled for 7:30 p.m.). The event will still take place on March 23.
Jeb Bush was the 43rd governor of Florida (1998-2007). He is the son
of the 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush, and
brother of the 43rd President, George W. Bush. Before his terms as
governor, Bush started The Foundation For Florida’s Future, a think tank
meant to influence public policy at the grassroots level. As governor,
Bush worked to improve Florida’s education system, protect its
environment, and boost its economy. He now heads the Foundation for
Excellence in Education, and his ideas on education reform are garnering
Bush’s appearance coincides
with the Annual Celebration of Excellence by Students (ACES) Symposium and is
co-sponsored by the Office of the President, College of Liberal Arts, College
of Education and Health Professions, School of Urban and Public Affairs and the
Office of Graduate Studies.