Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Feb. 7 Education Forum with Diane Ravitch

Education Forum with Diane Ravitch

Are our schools going in the right direction?

What parents should do

Monday, Feb. 7 at 6:30 PM
at PS/IS 89 in Lower Manhattan

201 Warren St. (directions: take the A, C, E, 1, 2, 3 to Chambers; or the N, R, 4, 5, 6 to City Hall.)

Diane Ravitch will critique the current direction of education reform, including school closings, privatization and high-stakes testing.

She will also introduce members of a new national organization, Parents Across America, working for positive and progressive change.

The event is free but you must reserve a seat in advance by clicking here . For more information, email info@parentsacrossamerica.org

Co-sponsored by Community Board 1, IS 89 PTA, Class Size Matters, Testing is Not Teaching, and Parents Across America.

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