Monday, September 19, 2011

CM James Hosts Community Conversation with CAO Shael Polakow-Suransky; 10/26; Prospect Heights

New York City Council Member Letitia James invites you to a community conversation with the NYC Department of Education Chief Academic Officer Shael Polakow-Suransky.

This event will be a dialogue about teaching, learning, assessment, and accountability in New York City's public schools including:

• What are the best ways to teach and assess students? teachers? schools?
• What are the strengths, limitations, and plans for improving the DOE’s current accountability system?
• Do we have too much high-stakes testing in our schools? Are there alternative models?
• What is the DOE doing to improve instruction in all schools, including integrating the new Common Core State Standards?

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 from 6:30pm-8:00pm
Clara Barton High School
901 Classon Avenue, Brooklyn

To RSVP, please call 212-788-7081 or Email:

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