(A special thank you to Susan Dufresne for supporting our vision and guest blogging out post) By Morna McDermott McNulty “Struggle is par for the course when our dreams go into action. But unless we have the space to imagine
It is time for revolution. It is time for non-negotiable demands. It is time to reclaim our public schools and demand all for all children. Join us in Philly as we dialogue with an incredible group of revolutionary leaders who
“Originality is dangerous. If you want to increase the sum of what is possible for human beings to say, to know, to understand, and to therefore in the end, to be, you actually have to go to the edge and
East High School and South High School in Denver Public Schools appear to be violating the essence of the “opt out” components of House Bill 15-1323 via pressuring parents and students and refusing to accept opt out letters. HB 15-1323
We are providing some pertinent links to the ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) to assist conference participants in following conference work and conversations (in person or via livestream). Please see our complete schedule here. The entire text of the ESSA
Many thanks to Bob Lamothe and Film Our Way Films for providing livestream for our conference. Please check out our final schedule and join us beginning at 5 p.m. EST via livestream if you are unable to join us in person.
United Opt Out National: Transcending Resistance, Igniting Revolution The conference WILL BE LIVESTREAMED. If you are unable to be there in person, would you be willing to support our work and livestream coverage via a small donation to our gofundme account?
La división de clase/color en nuestras escuelas públicas urbanas es sostenida mediante una maquinaria de desigualdad y racismo que al fin le proporciona a las corporaciones una oportunidad lucrativa mediante la privatización de las escuelas públicas y en la gentrificación
The class/color divide in our urban public schools is propped up by an inequitable and racist high-stakes testing machine that ultimately provides for corporate profiteering through the privatization of public education and the gentrification of communities of color. United Opt
Press Release from United Opt Out National Posted on February 12, 2016 Contact: United Opt Out National FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.unitedoptout.com United Opt Out National is hosting their fifth annual event. This year’s sold- out conference, “Transcending Resistance,
15 years ago, Don Perl refused to administer Colorado’s first high-stakes test. Since then thousands of parents nationwide have begun to Opt Out of the test. Let’s keep the dominoes falling as we move toward implementing more humane educational policies
Sign our petition today at change.org. ¡Ver traducción en Español abajo! It states: Since 2002 when No Child Left Behind became law, students, parents, and teachers have been subjected to a national education policy written to benefit the education testing
Colorado is gearing up for mass Opt Out action via the informal RAVE caucus (Re-igniting Association Values for Educators). Recently one of the founders of RAVE, Stefanie Fuhr, was interviewed on Channel 7 to share her thoughts on Opt Out.