A close-up look at NYC education policy, politics,and the people who have been, are now, or will be affected by these actions and programs. ATR CONNECT assists individuals who suddenly find themselves in the ATR ("Absent Teacher Reserve") pool and are the "new" rubber roomers, people who have been re-assigned from their life and career. A "Rubber Room" is not a place, but a process.
The official video has been released and we have posted it below. This release has had the visual presentation edited to include slides that were shown during the presentation.
This video is a must watch. Watch it yourself and share it widely. This video needs to be viewed by every school administrator, school board member, legislator, teacher, and parent. Make the time to watch this—it will be well worth it. It will help you understand why young children may be coming home from school stressed and bewildered instead of thrilled and overjoyed.
Child clinical psychologist, Dr. Megan Koschnick, presents on how the Common Core Standards are developmentally inappropriate for young students at a conference held at Notre Dame. The event was sponsored by American Principles Project.