WPRO Launches Op-Ed 'Your Voice, Your Turn'
May 31, 2013 at 8:23 AM (PT)
CUMULUS Talk WPRO-A-WEAN (NEWS TALK 630 WPRO AND 99.7 FM)PROVIDENCE has added "Your Voice, Your Turn," an op-ed platform where RHODE ISLAND’s "most intriguing voices will share their opinions with the people of the OCEAN STATE."
To launch the new online feature, Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education DEBORAH A. GIST has written an op-ed entitled, "The Truth About Testing." In TODAY’s op-ed, GIST explains why "teaching to the test" is not the way to advance learning and close achievement gaps.
WPRO PD CRAIG SCHWALB said, "As Commissioner of Education, Ms. GIST’s voice is prominent in, and important to, RHODE ISLAND which makes her the perfect choice to launch the ‘Your Voice, Your Turn’ Op-Ed platform on 630wpro.com."