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Weekly Update #67
September 16, 2013
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FALL GENERAL MEETINGS
3rd Saturday - Noon to 3pm

Sep 21 (Evaluations)
224 W. 29th St., 14th Fl.

Oct 19 & Nov 16
Location TBA

MORE Fundraising Brunch
Saturday, October 5
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew
520 Clinton Ave. (BK)

Day of Action Against Test-Based Evaluations
Wednesday, October 9th
Outside DA @ UFT HQ;
City-wide at schools

COMMITTEES:
Contract Committee
contract@morecaucusnyc.org

Steering Committee
steering@morecaucusnyc.org
Mon. Sept. 16th at 5PM 
CUNY Grad Center, Rm. 5409 
Meeting minutes here

Newsletter Committee
news@morecaucusnyc.org

Chapter Organizing Committee
chapters@morecaucusnyc.org
Happy Hour/Discussion: Evaluations
Thurs. Sept. 26 ​at 5pm  - Killarney Rose 

Meeting minutes here

Media Committee
media@morecaucusnyc.org


High Stake Testing Committee
testing@morecaucusnyc.org


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MORE General Meeting


Saturday, September 21st 12:00-3:00 PM
will be our first general meeting of the school year.
All are welcome!

224 West 29th St 14th Fl.
Btwn 7th and 8th Ave.

We will discuss how the new evaluation system and continued emphasis on high stakes testing is affecting educators, students, and parents.



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Most teachers, students, and parents agree that the city's new teacher evaluation system is a misguided attempt to distract New Yorkers from the real challenges faced by our schools and students.

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Day of Action Against Test-based Evaluations

October 9th 
Outside DA @ UFT HQ;
city-wide at schools

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Reading the Tea Leaves at Chapter Leader Meeting: Sayanara Bill Thompson?; Don't Expect Much Improvement on the Evaluation System with a New Mayor

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