PSSA: Changes coming for standardized tests will make AYP less feasible
Opt-Out Movement Gains Steam
When more than 550 sets of parents—about one out of 10—in this small town west of
From two at an elementary school in Portland, Maine, to 550 in Snohomish, to 1,427 in Colorado, frustrated families that oppose the high-stakes tests required by the 11-year-old No Child Left Behind law are deploying a new weapon: keeping their kids from taking them.
“Talking to those in power has not accomplished anything,” says Tim Slekar, an associate professor of teacher education at
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