Thursday, April 10, 2014

PS 87 PROTESTS 2014 ELA TESTS; JOINS IN SUPPORT OF OTHER NYC SCHOOLS

Spreading like wildfire.

MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                        April 9, 2014

Press Contacts:

 
 PS 87 PROTESTS 2014 ELA TESTS;
JOINS IN SUPPORT
OF OTHER NYC SCHOOLS


WHEN:             FRIDAY, APRIL 11
TIME:               7:45 A.M. 
WHERE:           PS 87: 77th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam


WHY:  PS 87 joins other public schools in Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan's District 2 in expressing  extreme dissatisfaction with this year's New York State English Language Arts exam. The PS 87 community-- teachers, families, and administration--call for better quality and lower stakes for the New York State ELA and math exams. The effect on our children this year both in and out of school has been worse than ever before.
Posters and visuals will be present.

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