“standardized testing” “teacher evaluation” “Common Core” “Opt Out”


I agree: too much is going wrong. We do need to speak up. We do need to act in ways that will restore sanity. Something worth reflecting on though: what power do we, as New York State educators, have to design quality curricula, protect quality instruction, and assess in ways that engage, inspire, and nurture children? I think we have a lot of power here. I think we need to quit giving it away. I…