The Tri-Cities Democrats will meet May 8 at the Laborers’ Hall, 2505 W. Duportail St. in Richland.
Richard Reuther will provide a presentation on Common Core and testing in education. He is a retired Washington state educator and former candidate for the state Legislature. Many students are opting out of testing at the secondary level. He will be discussing whether these tests provide insight into academic achievement or testing for the sake of testing.
Doors open at 5:45 p.m. with a potluck starting at 6 p.m. The presentation begins at 7 p.m. The public is invited to attend the presentation.