For the last two years Save Our Schools has done Teacher Appreciation Week-Stand Up with Your Teacher actions in a number of states. Now we want to broaden our effort and reignite the groups that have worked with us in the
National Day of Action – April 8th
Overhaul ESEA/NCLB: Less Testing More Learning
What: Call your U.S. Senators and join the Twitter storm/Thunderclap. If we raise our voices together, we can persuade the Senate Education Committee to reduce testing requirements as it
Our friends at Network for Public Education created an easy format for sending comments about the reauthorization of NCLB to the House of Representatives.
Send yours letter now!
It has been reported that the US House of Representatives will vote on H.R.
Congress is about to act on the Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (also known as NCLB). We, along with the help of our colleagues at Fair Test and many other supporters of public education, have prepared a
A powerful message from our friends at
Congress is about to act on the Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (also known as NCLB). Send a letter for you to send to your representatives about the overuse of testing.
Forum on Educational Accountability
Recommendations for Improving Federal Law – January 2015
The Forum on Educational Accountability (FEA) calls on Congress to make major changes to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA, currently “No Child Left Behind” or NCLB).* To strengthen
of Education Activists
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
January 28-31, 2016
Save Our Schools recognizes that powerful multinational corporations and private foundations are pushing a destructive agenda for public education, here in the U.S. and around the world. These global forces have now
Professor Peter McLaren, who serves on the national Board of Save Our Schools as Treasurer, recently guest lectured at the Autonomous University in Chiapas, Mexico. His lecture drew a crowd of 800 teachers and students.
During his stay in Chiapas,
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Report Shows Huge $$ In Ed Testing:
A new industry report shows just how huge the Common Core testing windfall is in dollar
On the March to Save and Transform Public Schools
SOSers have been busy since our inception in 2010, and our work continues to span across the country. Below are some of the events we have planned and some in which we