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Refusing the Common Core Tests

Oneonta Area for Public Education, with support from Worcester Community for Education, will be hosting a Refuse The Test Informational Forum on Saturday, March 21 from 2-4 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Oneonta at 12 Ford Ave.  This … Continue reading

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Educational Forum at Sherburne-Earlville high school

Video of the educational forum at Sherburne-Earlville high school: Intro. by Julie Bigger of SECS Parent Advocate Group. Betsy Bloom at 4:20 “How We Got Here” Ken Sider at 11:35 “Teacher’s Perspective & Modules” Kjersti VanSlyke at 27:40 “InBloom & data collection” Carol … Continue reading

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Carol Burris at the Oneonta High School

Despite the most despicable weather on January 18th, our forum “On the State of Education in NY: Reform & Resistance” was another successful dialogue on education policy.  For those of you who would like to review Carol’s Skype presentation, we … Continue reading

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Special Education Forum THIS Saturday

As a reminder, this Saturday, January 18th, Oneonta Area for Public Education will host an event at 2:00 pm at the Oneonta High School auditorium. This event is free and open to the public and accessible to persons with disabilities. All … Continue reading

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Common Core Event in Worcester, NY

On Tuesday, December 3, 2013, the Worcester Community for Education, in partnership with Oneonta Area for Public Education will host a panel discussion and speak-out from 6:30-8 pm at the Worcester Central School Auditorium.  Worcester Central School is located at 198 Main … Continue reading

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We Drove It Home Last Night!

Last night, our educational forum was a huge success! I’m pleased that our title, What’s REALLY Happening in Schools? became so poignant after hearing the many stories and testimonials from parents and educators who share deep concern over the state of … Continue reading

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Concerned Citizens to Host Common Core Forum

On November 20, 2013, concerned citizens of several rural districts including Morris and Unadilla Valley will host an informational forum at the American Legion in Morris, NY. The event will take place at 6:30 pm. Guest speakers include two experienced … Continue reading

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