Visit NYSape.org for the latest statewide actions and campaigns and take action!
Groups & Organizations:
- New York State Allies for Public Education–A united statewide effort comprised of various regional groups.
- United Opt Out National–The movement to end corporate education reform.
- Badass Teacher (BAT) Association–for every teacher who refuses to be blamed for the failure of our society to erase poverty and inequality, and refuses to accept assessments, tests and evaluations imposed by those who have contempt for real teaching and learning.
Arm yourself with information:
- Fair Test–A nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to preventing the misuse of standardized test.
- Class Size Matters–Be kept up to date on the latest news regarding inBloom & data collection.
- Susan Ohanian–renowned educator and author speak out against reform.
Get involved with social media!
- Oneonta Area for Public Education
- NYS Refuse the Tests
- NYS Allies for Public Education
- Dump Duncan
- Opt Out of the State Test: The National Movement
- Opt Out CNY
Not to miss blogs!
- @ The Chalk Face–Educated educators talking education.
- Diane Ravitch’s blog–a site to discuss better education for all.
- The Answer Sheet–by Valerie Strauss