An informational program, "Parents & Taxpayers: Common Core, What You Need to Know," will be held June 1 at 6 p.m. in Sherman.

The program, to take place at Sherman School, located at 2 Route 37 East, is open to residents of all towns.

Speakers will include Deborah Stevenson, educational attorney; Jesse Turner, professor of reading and literary arts; Denise Bard, teacher; and Brad McQueen, Common Core expert, author and teacher.

Teens will be available to watch children on the playground during the program.

For more information, call 203-417-1475 or email