UNITED OPT OUT COORDINATORS:
RESOURCES AND ORGANIZATIONS:
- Parents United for Responsible Education (PURE) - http://www.pureparents.org
The New ERA Plan is Chicago's LSC Summit alternative accountability and assessment proposal; a summary is available on PURE's web site.
- See a piece created by PURE's Julie Woestehoff and FairTest's Monty Neill on Chicago's Renaissance 2010. The Examiner piece is at http://fairtest.org/new-report-challenges-strategies-promoted-chicago-0
- More than a Score Chicago - http://morethanascorechicago.org/. On this site are a petition against overuse and misuse of tests, a fact sheet on testing, both in English and Spanish, and other testing reform materials.
- Substance monthly newspaper covers Chicago schools as well as national testing issues.
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