Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Jia Lee, MORE Presidential Candidate, To Lead Discussion of Teacher Ratings at Jan. 16 MORE General Meeting

Past, Present, Future of Teacher Evaluations at MORE First Meeting of the Year

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MORE's First General Meeting of 2016- 1/16 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 earning 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

-Ratify MORE/New Action's full slate of candidates
-Meet in local groups to strategize our get out the vote campaign
-Learn how to petition for MORE to appear on the UFT officers' ballot.

Pizza, coffee, soft drinks will be served
Childcare will be available by reservation- please email

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