Superintendent Jose Banda released a statement regarding the potential for a mass opt-out of state MAP testing. Meh. Not much of value. Although, I will say that you’d think a formal statement from the educator-in-chief could make it out there into the ether without a typo. To wit:  Before the issue was raised by our […]

An entire school, Garfield High School, in Seattle, WA is choosing not to administer the state’s MAP tests, required a few times a year for ninth graders. Facebook pages have started, so we suggest supporting those. Otherwise, we shall look to the outcome of this interesting development. What kinds of consequences could the school suffer? […]