Yearly Archives: 2013

February 2013

School Hit List Released Soon; Act Today!

February 12th, 2013|

Action Alert

Scrap the MAP! Webinar with Garfield High School Teachers

February 5th, 2013|

Support High Stakes Test Resistance
SCRAP THE MAP! WEBINAR WITH GARFIELD HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS
Originally Posted on February 5, 2013
Support High Stakes Test Resistance—Scrap the MAP!
Webinar with Garfield High School Teachers:

Why they did it, How they did it, Where the struggle is

Portland Student Unions Stand On Standardized Tests

February 5th, 2013|

Support Action
LETTER OF SUPPORT
February 5, 2013
Contacts:
Lee Barrios, Assistant Director, Save Our Schools lee@saveourschoolsmarch.org Telephone 985-789-8304
Bob George, National Director, Save Our Schools bob@saveourschoolsmarch.org Telephone 708-692-5818
SOS Supports Portland Student Unions Stand On Standardized Tests
Save Our Schools commends and supports students in

E-mails Link Bush Foundation, Corporations and Education Officials

February 4th, 2013|

E-mails Link Bush Foundation, Corporations and Education Officials
Originally Published on January 30, 2013. By Valerie Strauss. The Answer Sheet. Washington Post.

A nonprofit group released thousands of e-mails today and said they show how a foundation begun by Jeb Bush, the

National Day of Action to Support Seattle MAP Test Boycott

February 2nd, 2013|

SOS Supports the National Day of Action to Support Seattle MAP Test Boycott

January 2013

Are recent school closings a civil rights issue?

January 30th, 2013|

Are recent school closings a civil rights issue?’
Originally PublishedJanuary 29, 2013 Melisa Harris Perry Show.
by Faiven Feshazion. On Twitter…@FaivenFeshazion

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There are an overwhelming number of reports that hundreds of

NEA Supports Garfield High School Teachers’ Boycott

January 23rd, 2013|

SOS Supports Seattle Teachers Stand on Standardized Tests
NEA Supports Garfield High School Teachers’ Boycott
Originally Published on January 23, 2013 By Diane Ravitch

Will the Garfield High School teachers’ test boycott go national? They now have the support of both the AFT and

MAP Test Boycott: WEA Ed Wire, Jan. 12-18, 2013‏

January 20th, 2013|

WEA Ed Wire, Jan. 12-18, 2013
Garfield High teachers won’t give required test they call flawed!
Teachers at Seattle’s Garfield High are refusing to give district-required tests known as Measures of Academic Progress, or MAP, saying they are flawed exams that waste

Testing Webcast Hosted by Parents Across America

January 16th, 2013|

School Bus Families Support The Strikers

January 16th, 2013|

Parents to Improve School Transportation (PIST) pistnyc@gmail.com
SCHOOL BUS FAMILIES SUPPORT THE STRIKERS
“WE WANT EXPERIENCED DRIVERS AND ESCORTS FOR OUR CHILDREN”

Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 16, 2013
Contacts: Tony Murphy 347-602-1584 / Sara Catalinotto 347-504-3310
Para entrevistas en español, pregunta por Milagros