February 25, 2010 – Dr. Steve Perry will speak about education reform, responsibility and accountability at 3 p.m. Saturday at Bethany Baptist Church, 149 Beattie St.

Dr. Steve Perry is principal of one of Connecticut’s most successful magnet schools. He is author of the best-selling book “Man Up” and an education contributor on CNN. Admission to the event is free.

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Syracuse is a committed partner with the Say Yes to Education Initiative, Syracuse University, the Syracuse City School District and the community at large in helping youth reach their academic goals. This event is a part of a year long BE GREAT Campaign that is designed to help children focus on education and stay motivated about school.

For more information visit www.drsteveperry.org.