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This is the first of a series of monthly meetings this new year addressing concerns and questions about opting your student out of standardized testing.
Educator Dr. Wayne Au will be our guest for the evening to guide and inform us as we navigate the complex issue of opting out of standardized tests.
All are welcome.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Beacon Hill Library
2821 Beacon Avenue, South
If you have any questions, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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In response to "School choice is great!"
Answer: "Public education is crucial and much better than charters. Charter schools destroy public education."
Dollarocracy: How the money and media election complex is destroying America
By John Nichols and Robert McChesney
From the Preface:
Carter declared-as the planet's most famous election observer- that '“We have one of the worst election processes in the world right here in the United States of America, and it’s almost entirely because of the excessive influx of money."
Click the image to see their interview with Bill Moyers.