Educators use television, radio, and digital ads to make reducing standardize testing a top priority for 2016 General Assembly.
This week we talk about Chester Upland PA educators working without pay, the Dyett HS hunger strike in Chicago, charter schools reforms in OH and Maryland’s push to reduce high stakes testing.
“It’s incredibly disappointing that the governor has chosen to withhold funding that is needed today in our schools.”
Digital activism isn’t just convenient–it’s undeniably effective in the fight for public education.
State governors have released their budget proposals, and it’s clear who respects education- and who does not.
These bizarre laws on education are somehow still on the books!
“We spend more time worrying how to fire teachers, and we don’t spend enough time figuring out how to support teachers in difficult circumstances.”
This Valentine’s Day, EdVotes pays tribute to those leaders making good decisions for students and public schools. And we call out those who aren’t.
This week we talk about an attack on academic standards in MT, testing in CT, and the MD and IL State of the State addresses.
Maryland educators ask board of education to suspend new tests, say better assessments are done during instruction.