Yearly Archives: 2013

January 2013

Poorly Supported Assertions Undermine Report on ‘High-Achieving, High-Poverty Schools’

January 15th, 2013|

Review of Failure Is Not an Option

Contact:
Mark Paige, (508) 910-9037, mpaige@umassd.edu
William J. Mathis, (802) 383-0058, wmathis@sover.net

URL for this press release: http://tinyurl.com/akgwcur

BOULDER, CO (January 15, 2013) – A recent report attempts to identify common attributes of successful schools. But, according

Save Our Schools Supports Seattle Teachers Stand on Standardized Tests

January 11th, 2013|

Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 11, 2013
Contacts:
Lee Barrios, SOS Steering Committee lee@saveourschoolsmarch.org Telephone 985-789-8304
Bob George, SOS Steering Committee bob@saveourschoolsmarch.org Telephone 708-692-5818

In an historic move, teachers of Garfield and Ballard High Schools in Seattle, Washington, are refusing to administer to students the district’s MAP (Measure of Academic Progress).

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Who do you want driving your child’s school bus?

January 8th, 2013|

Who do you want driving your child’s school bus?
Contact the Mayor today at 1-888-833-7428 and Sign Our Petition below.

Who do you want driving your child’s school bus – a highly skilled, trained, and experienced driver who knows our children and

NYC Bus Drivers; The Burden Of Proof Is On The Mayor

January 8th, 2013|

In Support of Bus Drivers and Matrons Save Our Schools Submits

THE BURDEN OF PROOF IS ON THE MAYOR
If Bloomberg and company really care about busing our children properly in the short term and in the long term, they can legally

The Bus Drivers and Matrons New York Students Deserve Action

January 5th, 2013|

Save Our Schools: A National Call to Action
www.saveourschoolsmarch.org
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Journey For Justice 2

January 4th, 2013|

Save Our Schools Webinar
Webinar Journey For Justice 2
with Karran Harper Royal , Jitu Brown, and Zakiyah Ansari
January 15, 2013 – 8:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time [EDT}

Please Join Us as We Work to Send Parents and Students To Testify!
Help Us Raise

Occupy DOE 2.0: The March for Public Education

January 1st, 2013|

Nationally “Branded”:Occupy DOE 2.0: The March for Public Education
Start: April 4, 2013
End: April 7, 2013
Organizer: United Opt Out National
Venue: U.S. Department of Education
Address: 400 Maryland Ave, SW, Washington, DC, 20202, United States

United Opt Out, hosts of the event asks

Opt-Out Day – January 7, 2013

January 1st, 2013|

Opt-Out Day – January 7, 2013
Download a Flyer; Options For Opting Out of Testing

Opting Out; Just Say No To Testing FairTest.
Opt Out of States Standardized Tests. The International Movement.
The Bartleby Project.
History off Opting Out. Parents Across America Ongoing Series