Saturday, Feb 1, 2014

11:00 AM

Forum: “More Than a Score: Talking Back To Testing”

Find out how you can stop the overuse of High Stakes Testing in your school! Join parents, teachers, and students to advocate for real teaching and learning!

Workshops include:

•High Stakes Testing 101: The Truth About Testing
-with Change the Stakes

•Teacher Evaluation, Testing, and the New UFT Contract
-with MORE (Movement of Rank and File Educators)

•Stopping the Test-Fueled School-to-Prison Pipeline
-with Teachers Unite

•Portfolio Based Assessments in Middle and High School
-with Educators from Consortium (non-regents) High Schools

•How can Students Fight Back? -with the NYC Student Union

•Portfolio Based Assessments in Elementary Schools
-with elementary school educators

A pizza lunch and childcare will be provided.

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WHEN:

Feb. 1, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:

Edward A. Reynolds West Side High School 140 West 102nd Street, NYC

CONTACT INFORMATION:

MORE and Change the Stakes

COST:

FREE

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