Mar
3
2:00 PM14:00

Talking About Testing

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Did you know every parent has the right to refuse the NYS tests for grades 3-8? Why would parents refuse a test? What are the consequences for your child, your school and the state? Join educators and parents to unpack the issues around NYS testing in grades 3-8.

Open to the public. Childcare will be provided.

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Feb
6
4:00 PM16:00

From Theory to Practice in Early Education: Black Children Learning and Thriving

As part of Black Lives Matter at School Week, Bank Street College will host an in-depth dialogue on supporting equity and the early education of Black children. This event, which includes a two-part panel discussion, represents Bank Street’s commitment to building a better society by acknowledging the work that needs to be done around equity for Black children and families.

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Mar
27
6:00 PM18:00

P.S.261 FORUM ON NY STATE TESTS

SPONSORED BY THE SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE

A)       What are the NYS standardized tests?
B)       How do they impact our students, teachers and school? 
C)       Learn about the intersection of standardized testing and race in NYC schools and about the historical context of these tests.
D)       Learn more about your rights and options as a family in relation to the tests.

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