PARCC Discussion – Weds. Jan. 21

logo_emailMark your calendars for a great morning of Activism! Please join Wendy Katten, the Executive Director of Raise Your Hand for Illinois Public Education and Cassie Creswell of More Than A Score for an informative discussion about the new state standardized test PARCC, your parental rights, and instructions on how to Opt-out/Refuse this test.

Hosted by: Skokie Organization of Retired Educators IEA/Retired
Date/Time: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 11:15am
Location: Skokie Illinois Education Association Office
8833 Gross Point Road, Skokie
* Free and open to the public * Share with your networks *
Please R.S.V.P your attendance to Chaya Rubenstein at chrubenstein36@gmail.com or call 847-877-6678
Resources:
PARCC Practice Test:
Articles:
A damning account of one state’s Common Core testing initiative
Bob Shepherd: Why PARCC Testing is Meaningless and Useless
NEA: Standardized testing mania hurts students, does nothing to close gaps
morethanascorechicago.org

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