What’s in this week’s newsletter?

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but if you missed this week’s issue, here’s summary:
Actions of the week:
1) There’s still time to contact your Congresspeople on ESEA, and now is an especially good time to reach out to them on testing. Here are the details, and a handy form from FairTest to use to contact your Senator about grade-span testing.
2) Listen to and/or share our excellent March 2 webinar on The Impact of Poverty, Race, and Cultural Bias on Educational Opportunity.
PAAers in the News: Pamela Grundy wrote an excellent editorial that unpacks the grade-span testing issue for people who might not understand why it would be a positive step. In fact, it’s something your Senators might find useful!
Chapter and Affiliate News: PAA-Northeast Texas is working with other groups to organize a March 28 rally in Ft. Worth to support public education. Details on the event’s FaceBook page.
Here’s a link to the full 3-5-15 PAA Action News issue.
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