Long Island, New York, is home to the state’s biggest concentration of parents and educators who are in search of a better alternative to the state’s obsession with high-stakes testing. It is also home to a vigorous opt-out movement. This event promises to be a first-rate evening of discussion about where we go from here to improve our schools and find a better philosophy than test-and-punish.
Models of Education
In this latest and most important collaboration, renowned educators Andy Hargreaves and
Michael Fullan set out a groundbreaking new agenda to transform the future of teaching and
public education. Ideas-driven, evidence-based, and strategically powerful, Professional
Capitalcombats the tired arguments and stereotypes of teachers and teaching It includes
action guidelines for classroom teachers, administrators, schools and districts, and state and
federal leaders. This is a book that no one connected with schools can afford to ignore.
DISTRICT TEAMS consisting of 4-6 participants-BOE members, teachers,
administrators, union and PTA representatives are encouraged to attend.
First 10 teams to register receive a free copy of the book in advance of the event.
All others, register by August 15th to receive a 40% discount on the book.
LUNCH AND BREAKFAST PROVIDED