Teacher Evaluations, UFT Elections, and Long Island Conference

January 3, 2016 — Leave a comment
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MORE’s First General Meeting of 2016- Saturday, January 16th 12-3pm

A discussion led by UFT Presidential Candidate, Chapter Leader, and Opt-Out Parent Jia Lee about the impact on our profession from teacher ratings based on test scores, value added measures, and check-box rubrics. We will explore the alternatives: peer review, student learning objectives, portfolio assessments, long term mentoring, inter-disciplinary/inter-grade collaboration, among other ideas.
CUNY Graduate Center – 34th st and 5th ave midtown NYC
Room: 5414
We will use some of our time together to prepare for the Spring UFT Elections
Pizza, coffee, soft drinks will be served
Childcare will be available by reservation- please emailĀ more@morecaucusnyc.org
Please RSVP here


The Stronger Together Caucus of NYSUT, our statewide union caucus is hosting a conference in Long Island. Saturday, January 9th 9am-2pm
Restoring Power to the Teacher
Jia Lee will join Port Jefferson Station Teachers Association and ST Caucus President Beth Dimino for a morning panel. This will be followed by workshops and time to meet participants from Labor Notes, Young Teachers Collective, Buffalo Teachers Federation, and other NYSUT locals that are part of St Caucus.

JFK Middle School
200 Jayne Blvd, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

MORE will have a table at the event if you want to join in person, pick up our latest newsletters, and buy shirts or buttons
Please Register Here

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