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Teachers at Ballard High School in Seattle Join the MAP Boycott

“We, the undersigned educators are professionals who know how students learn and what they need from our daily experiences with them in the classroom and our years of expertise in … Continue reading

February 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

The MAP test boycott has spread through Seattle

In a press conference that was held this morning at Garfield High School, it was announced that additional schools and the SEA Substitute Association have joined the teachers at Garfield … Continue reading

January 21, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Weekly Update: What can I say…Seattle teachers rock!!!!

As you might know by now, teachers at Garfield High School in Seattle held a press conference on Friday and announced that they were not going to give the Measurement … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · 1 Comment

Seattle Ballard High School teachers issue letter in support of MAP boycott

This just in: 25 teachers at nearby Ballard High School signed a letter today stating support for their Garfield colleagues. Dora Taylor Whereas The MAP test is a resource expensive … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · 15 Comments

Ballard High School’s PTSA resolution on the state budget and charter schools

Dear legislators: As the legislature works to produce a budget during this week’s special session, the Ballard High School PTSA urges lawmakers to be mindful of their paramount constitutional duty … Continue reading

March 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

All City Student Walk-Out Against Budget Cuts Planned for December 14th in Seattle

From Students of WA for Change: All City Student Walk-Out Against Budget Cuts When: Wednesday, December 14th Where: All high school and college students are encouraged to walk out of … Continue reading

December 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Your PTA dues do not have to go to WSPTA leadership for charter school lobbying

The teachers at Ballard High School issued this resolution regarding the Washington State PTA’s plank on charter schools: Whereas the Washington State Parent Teacher Student Association leadership has turned to … Continue reading

December 7, 2011 · 4 Comments