New York State Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE), Long Island Opt Out, New York BATs, NYC Opt Out and Stronger Together Join Forces

Source: http://www.nysape.org/nysape-pr-optout2017.html FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 20, 2017 More information contact: Lisa Rudley (917) 414-9190; nys.allies@gmail.com NYS Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE) www.nysape.org New York’s Largest Grassroots Education Advocacy Organizations Join Forces to Urge Parents to Opt Out of NYS Common Core State Tests  Across the state, grassroots education advocacy organizations including New York State Allies for Public… Read More »

NYSED Declares Scores Not Comparable, Opt Out Grows Across State

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  August 1, 2016 More information contact: Lisa Rudley (917) 414-9190; nys.allies@gmail.com Jeanette Deutermann (516) 902-9228; nys.allies@gmail.com NYS Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE) www.nysape.org Link to Press Release NYSED Declares Scores Not Comparable, Opt Out Grows Across State This past Friday afternoon, the New York State Education Department (NYSED) released the results of… Read More »

NYSAPE Action Alert – Time to Refuse All NYS Field Tests

The following action alert was issued by the New York State Allies for Education (NYSAPE).  It does a fine job explaining why parents should refuse any field tests on behalf of your children.  We will continue to update the public as more information is obtained.  If you have not already done so, please submit your… Read More »

Commissioner Elia & NYSED Untimed Testing Policy Violates Law: Parents & Educators Demand Board of Regents Intervene

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  April 11, 2016   More information contact: Lisa Rudley (917) 414-9190; nys.allies@gmail.com NYS Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE) www.nysape.org Link to Press Release Commissioner Elia & NYSED Untimed Testing Policy Violates Law: Parents & Educators Demand Board of Regents Intervene Despite efforts by NYS Commissioner of Education MaryEllen Elia and others to… Read More »