The Effects of the Rigor of Standardized Tests

                  http://missourieducationwatchdog.com/a-new-york-and-chicago-mom-discover-what-standardized-rigor-really-means-for-their-children/   NEW YORK – I’m a photographer. This is my daughter…and this is the first photo of her that I have ever hated. You may have already seen this image today. I posted it this morning on my business page and after returning from a session […]

“Take the PARCC” Nights

You are invited! “Take the PARCC” nights, hosted by Somerset and Hunterdon County Education Associations. Parents, Community Members, BOE members, PTA/PTO members, Legislators, Administrators, and Educators are encouraged to participate in “Take the PARCC” nights. PARCC: Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College & Career Click here to register for the Wednesday, January 28, 2015 event. […]

President’s Message

To all, Elections have consequences. That is the stark reality that we in public education have been dealing with for the past six years; increased contributions to our pensions and health benefits, statutory caps on school budgets that have stifled our ability to negotiate a living wage, and a climate that continually vilifies us as […]

Be the Catalyst of Change in Your School

You too can lead the changes you want to see in your school, start today! Read – Leading Change in Your School My interest in this book was first sparked by the title. After all, with words like “leading change” and “conquer,” any action-minded educator is likely to get drawn in. It was the author […]