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Weekly Update #77
November 24th, 2013
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RALLY FOR NYC WORKERS
Thursday, Dec. 5th
4:30pm
Foley Sq.
(b/w Center St. and Lafayette St.)
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NEXT GENERAL MEETING
Jan. 18th, 2014
12pm-3pm
New Location!
The Commons
388 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

MORE HOLIDAY PARTY!
Friday, Dec. 6th, 5-9pm
O'Reilly's
21 W 35th St (betw. 5th & 6th)

CHANGE THE STAKES

COMMITTEES:

Steering Committee
steering@morecaucusnyc.org
Phone Meeting
Mon., Dec 2, 8:30pm - Reply for info

Membership Committee
membership@morecaucusnyc.org

Contract Committee
contract@morecaucusnyc.org

Chapter Organizing Committee
chapters@morecaucusnyc.org

High Stake Testing Committee
testing@morecaucusnyc.org
Mon., Dec 30, 1pm
Public Atrium, 60 Wall Street

Newsletter Committee
news@morecaucusnyc.org

Media Committee
media@morecaucusnyc.org

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MORE Holiday Party
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We have a lot to celebrate!
All year we’ve been fighting for better teaching
and learning conditions and a more democratic union.
Join us for festivities, fun, food, and drinks
 
Friday, Dec. 6, 5-9pm
21 West 35th St. (between 5th â€“ 6th Aves.) NYC

MORE Holiday Retreat!
CUNY Graduate Center
Sat., Dec. 30th
12-5pm

Come celebrate with the newly elected steering committee as they begin their work for 2014!
Don't like what the Common Core is doing to our schools? Join the committee formulating MORE's position - email normsco@gmail.com.

Resistance News Round-up



On Arne Duncan (& Co.) and the Inerrancy of the Common Core
Raginghorseblog

Flow Chart Exposes Common Core's Myriad Corporate Connections
Truthout

VIDEO: TN Student Speaks Out Against Common Core, Standardized Testing, and Educational Data
YouTube

UFT Delegate Assembly: MOREistas Comment and More
EdNotes Online

UFT Rejects Repeal of Evaluation Scheme
MORE Caucus Website

UFT Defends the ADVANCE Teacher Evaluation System Once Again
Perdido Street School

PAUL HORTON: Common Core and the Gettysburg Address
EdWeek

Tkaczyk Calls on State Ed Dept to Study Impact of Common Core, Testing on Children with Special Needs
NY State Senate

Following Common Core money: Where are millions of dollars going?
The Washington Post

Steering Committee Elections

A new election for Steering Committee is quickly approaching.

There are 9 seats with 6-month terms; any MORE member is eligible. Our membership agreed we want diversity in all of its forms. 

Please nominate yourself or someone else by emailing jcavanagh15@gmail.com before December 6th. Electronic voting will be open between 12/6 - 12/20.
Membership Renewal Time is here. Please renew your MORE membership for the  2013-14 school year. You can pay via Paypal, send in a check.

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