Tag: NYSAPE

NYSAPE on School Policies Regarding Test Refusals

Via NYSAPE, of which the PJSTA is a member… School Policies Regarding Test Refusals in Some NYS Districts Equate to Corporal Punishment for Students The leaders of the NYS Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE), a coalition of more than 45 parent and educator groups from throughout the state, expressed that a significant number of parents …

Parents and Educators Outraged by Regents Unwillingness to Assume Responsibility and Change Course

Via NYSAPE, of which the PJSTA is a member…   Parents and Educators Outraged by Regents Unwillingness to Assume Responsibility and Change Course   The leaders of the NYS Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE), a coalition of more than 45 parent and educator groups from throughout the state, expressed extreme disappointment that the NYS Regent …

New Yorkers Outraged by Governor’s Flawed Common Core Panel

Via NYSAPE, of which the PJSTA is a member… New Yorkers Outraged by Governor’s Flawed Common Core Panel The leaders of the NYS Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE), a coalition of more than 45 parent and educator groups from throughout the state, expressed their outrage at Governor Cuomo’s choice of appointees to his Common Core …

URGENT! Act Today!

Via NYSAPE… ACTION ALERT – CHANGE REGENTS NOW The NYS Legislature will shortly decide which candidates will be appointed to four Regents positions.  NYSAPE is endorsing four new candidates, who have made a firm commitment to change the direction of current education policies.  They oppose high stakes testing and student data-sharing without parental consent. They …

NYSAPE Reacts to NYSUT

Via New York State Allies for Public Education, of which the PJSTA is a member… New York State Allies Reacts to NYSUT’s Vote of No Confidence in Education Commissioner John King   New York State Allies for Public Education (NYSAPE) supports New York State United Teachers’ (NYSUT) board resolution declaring “no confidence” in the policies …