Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Jia Lee, MORE Presidential Candidate, To Lead Discussion of Teacher Ratings at Jan. 16 MORE General Meeting
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org