Daily Archives: May 6, 2015

Dallas: Teachers and Parents, Save the Public Schools! Vote!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Dallas is holding a crucial election on May 9. There is both a mayoral election and an election that will shape the school board and the fate of public education in the city.…

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A Summary of NPE Statement on Testing and Civil Rights

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Earlier I posted the full statement of the Network response to the criticism of the opt out movement by a dozen civil rights groups. Here is a summary. The NPE statement was written…

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May 6, 2015 – NATIONAL NURSES DAY – NATIONAL BEVERAGE DAY – NATIONAL BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY – NATIONAL CREPE SUZETTE DAY – NATIONAL SCHOOL NURSES DAY

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Network for Public Education Defends Test Resistance for Equity

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Today, a dozen civil rights groups released a statement critical of those who oppose standardized testing. Their statement is titled: “We Oppose Anti-Testing Efforts.” The Network for Public Education disagrees with this criticism…

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