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This edition: Dr. Carol C. Burris: Testing and the Common Core

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 12, 2015.

First aired: May 20, 2015.

Dr. Carol Burris, principal of South Side High School for 13 years, named New York State Outstanding Principal of the Year in 2013 has decided to take early retirement and to continue to write and advocate against test-based accountability for students and teachers. The teacher evaluation system that New York officials are imposing on teachers is based, as much as 50%, on student standardized test scores.

Guest List

Dr. Carol C. Burris Principal (Retired), South Side High School, Rockville Centre