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More About: What the ‘thoughtless’ N.Y. government just did to teachers

[caption id="attachment_54847" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Image: 4tests.com/with overlay)[/caption] Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse for students and teachers and you actually thought the tides were changing with all the parental opposition to the standardized testing and the acceptance of the Opt-Out Movement, this new reform gets voted in just in time for April Fools Day, really?…
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What Schools Should Use Instead Of Standardized Tests

LA Johnson/NPR Education Week recently reported that some Republican Senate aides are doing more than dreaming — they're drafting a bill that would eliminate the federal mandate on standardized testing. Also, I read in NPR EdHOW LEARNING HAPPENS more about this initiative to finally back down on this over-zealous testing model that is obviously not working out…
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