Common Core Forum Rescheduled

Learn More about the Common Core

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 7:00pm-9:00pm
Unitarian Universalist Church, 695 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14222

Because of the Winter Storm Warning issued for Wed, March 12, we have canceled the Common Core Forum on that day and rescheduled it for Tuesday, March 18, 2012, same time and place.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mark Garrison, Professor, Education Policy and Research, D’Youville College

Panel:

• Robert Christmann, Executive Director WNY Services Council
• Dr. Mira Tetkowski Berkley, Assoc. Professor, Early Childhood, SUNY Fredonia
• Molly Dana, MA, Curriculum Instruction; West Seneca Parent
• Danilo Lawvere, Teacher, Iroquois Central; Amherst Parent

Areas of Discussion:

• Origin of Common Core Standards (CCS)
• Relation of CCS to No Child Left Behind/Race to the Top
• Implementation
• Relation to testing
• Privacy concerns

Co-sponsor: Social Justice Task Force, Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo

Free parking on Elmwood and on West Ferry. Everyone welcome. For more information please call LWVBN office at 884-3550

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