Opponents of high-stakes testing to protest in D.C.

03/29/2013 | Washington Post, The

The second annual United Opt Out National protest will start April 4 at the U.S. Education Department in Washington, D.C., drawing teachers, students, parents and others opposed to high-stakes standardized testing-based school reform, education reporter Valerie Strauss writes in this blog post. The four-day event, to feature a march to the White House, is expected to include education historian Diane Ravitch, Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis, veteran educator Deborah Meier and others.

View Full Article in:

Washington Post, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
District Superintendent
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Seoul
Partner - Strategy, Systems and Policy
TNTP
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Professional Development Manager (West Coast residence preferred)
Rowland Reading Foundation
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Wiesbaden
School District of Philadelphia - Director, Observation and Feedback Coaches Program
School District of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA