Lori Kaplan, Arthur Dade reply on GGW blog re: JF Cook

Recall the Greater Greater Washington blog entry by neighborhood resident Malcolm Kenton supporting the proposal Latin American Youth Center (LAYC)/Youth Build Public Charter School (YBPCS) for the J.F. Cook School? (http://greatergreaterwashington.org/post/8877/truxton-circle-school-and-youth-housing-in-doubt/) A number of comments have been made at GGW in response to Malcolm’s 1/23/2011 post. I want to explicilty advise that Lori Kaplan of LAYC and Arthur Dade … More Lori Kaplan, Arthur Dade reply on GGW blog re: JF Cook

LAYC/YouthBuild commentary at the Greater Greater Washington blog

Neighborhood resident Malcolm Kenton has posted an entry at the Greater Greater Washington blog at the LAYC/Youthbuild proposed project for the J.F. Cook School. Truxton Circle charter school comes down to the wire by Malcolm Kenton   •   January 23, 2011 12:38 pm http://greatergreaterwashington.org/post/8877/truxton-circle-charter-school-comes-down-to-the-wire/ Malcolm appears to take the position of supporting ~ and not opposing … More LAYC/YouthBuild commentary at the Greater Greater Washington blog

LAYC on the agenda of the Jan 2011 Bloomingdale Civic Assn meeting

I am posting this agenda for tomorrow evening’s Bloomingdale Civic Association meeting, since the meeting agenda now includes a presentation by the Latin American Youth Center. At the recent DC Council hearing on LAYC/YouthBuild’s plans for the J.F. Cook School, then-Council Chair Gray indicated that LAYC/YouthBuild needed to get out more into the community with … More LAYC on the agenda of the Jan 2011 Bloomingdale Civic Assn meeting

Housing Complex’s prediction for the LAYC/YouthBuild plans for the J.F. Cook School

Washington City Paper Housing Complex’s Lydia DePillis provides her preview of District development activity in 2011. Year in Preview: D.C. Development in 2011, Before it Happens. Posted by Lydia DePillis on Jan. 6, 2011 at 8:25 am http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/blogs/housingcomplex/2011/01/06/year-in-preview-d-c-development-in-2011-before-it-happens/ She briefly mentions J.F. Cook School, LAYC and YouthBuild: • Speaking of charter schools: The council will also have … More Housing Complex’s prediction for the LAYC/YouthBuild plans for the J.F. Cook School

Follow the Money: A perspective on the LAYC proposal

Please see this opinion piece by ANC 5c01 Commissioner-elect Bradley Thomas: As an observer of local and national politics for over a quarter of a century, I’ve come to appreciate the significance of a three word phrase that I’ve heard repeated by many pundits and political analysts far wiser than I. That phrase is: “Follow … More Follow the Money: A perspective on the LAYC proposal

Frustrations over LAYC

Please see this rebuttal to “Give LAYC a chance?” posted earlier today.   Mike on 1st St. asked me to post this, adding, “I’ve drafted a statement which I believe expresses the frustrations of a significant number of the LAYC opponents.” Feel free to add your comments as well, or email bacadc@gmail.com if you wish to … More Frustrations over LAYC