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#askPARCC Twitter Town Hall 6.5.13

askPARCC Twitter Town Hall 6.5.13  with tweets  · dgburris · Storify

On June 5th PARCC hosted its first town hall meeting using the #askPARCC hashtag to organize the conversation.  The event was hosted by the Rhode Island Education Commissioner, PARCC Governing Board member, and prolific tweeter Deborah A. Gist (@deborahgist).  This is the first in a series that will stretch throughout the summer and provide an open venue for everyone to ask questions about next generation assessment-students, families, teachers, principals, interested citizens, etc.    The entire conversation can be found here-#askPARCC Twitter Town Hall 6.5.13 

The first three are scheduled for:

When, Topic, and Host(s)

When: Wednesday, June 5 6-7pm ET

Topic: PARCC 101

Host: RI Education Commissioner Deborah Gist (@deborahgist)

When: Thursday, June 13  6-7pm ET

Topic: PARCC Mathematics

Host(s): Doug Sovde, Director, PARCC Instructional Supports and Educator Engagement, Achieve (@dougsovde)

PARCC state Content Experts (TBA)

When: Thursday, June 20 6-7pm ET

Topic:  PARCC ELA/literacy

Host(s): Bonnie Hain, Senior Advisor, English Language Arts and Literacy, Achieve (@bonniehain)

PARCC State Content Expert(s) TBA

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