Canvassing this Weekend

Want to get involved, enjoy the sunshine and meet your neighbors? Then canvas with us! We will be getting the word out about Lori and telling people about our campaign for public education. Please sign up for one or more of this weekend's canvassing shifts. Saturday, April 1st 12pm-2pm 3pm-5pm Sunday, April 2nd 11am-1pm 3pm-5pm Sign up here. Can't make it? Stay tuned here for additional opportunities. Trisha Watson is the Kirkpatrick 4 DISD Campaign Manager. #events

Why Build Community Schools?

Although Dallas ISD has seen some large improvements over the past several years, there are still issues that need to be addressed in order to improve student achievement and success. The time has come for new ideas. With over 89 percent of the DISD student body considered to be high poverty, it is even more important that these new ideas serve the entire DISD population and not just a few. Focusing on test scores alone has not been working. We need to take a look at Community Schools, a model that has existed in the U.S. for decades and that has shown success in cities across the U.S. including in Austin, TX. Community Schools are able to focus on children and their achievement by combining

Endorsement by the Honorable Dr. Harryette Ehrhardt

Thank you to the Honorable Dr. Harryette Ehrhardt for endorsing me and the work I plan to do as the District 2 Trustee. As you may know, Dr. Ehrhardt is an American educator and politician. She served as a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives from 1995 to 2002. I am honored to have her support throughout this campaign. (Photo via Lakewood Advocate: http://lakewood.advocatemag.com/2014/01/28/neighbor-harryette-ehrhardt-honored-twice-february/)

Evening at Times Ten Cellars

Join the Kirkpatrick 4 Dallas ISD campaign team at Times Ten Cellars on Thursday, March 30 from 6 - 9 p.m. to learn more about why I'm passionate about serving our community as the District 2 Trustee member. Tickets available here for a contribution of your choice. #events

Lakewood Advocate shares my Reasons for Running

Thank you to the Lakewood Advocate for sharing my vision for Dallas ISD and why I am working to serve as your District 2 Trustee. http://lakewood.advocatemag.com/2017/03/06/incumbent-dustin-marshall-faces-lori-kirkpatrick-disd-district-2-race/ #media