Support Chicago Students’ Test Boycott Tomorrow

From PURE: « Students opting out of PSAE PSAT for 4-23-13: Support the student PSAE test boycott Tomorrow, CPS high school students organized by Chicago Students Organizing to Save Our Schools and VOYCE will boycott the second day of the state high school exam, the Prairie State Achievement Exam (PSAE). The first testing day includes the ACT […]

Beware the fair-weather foils of #HST

Here’s a great story on NPR about the Seattle test boycott.  By the way, have you heard our interview with Seattle teacher Jessie Hagopian? Well, you should. You know, within the circles I run, there’s a lot of support out there for the various schools in the Seattle area who’ve taken this very courageous move. […]

Garfield High has the GUTS

New #HuffPo entry on #testing #boycotts

Whoomp there it is, the article up and at it already. And, in case you want a circa 1990’s soundtrack to your reading, Whoomp there it is.

#Test #boycott in prime time

Well, I don’t know if CNN Sunday is really prime time, but a PA parent was indeed interviewed regarding the “release” of her own children from testing. I’ve been following these events with her and others via Facebook, and have been emailing back and forth. I’ve really enjoyed seeing how this has all been playing […]

#Test #boycott coming

So I guess a test boycott may actually happen. I was in central PA a couple of weeks ago to speak on a panel after a screening of Race to Nowhere. Many in attendance and on the panel were absolutely serious about a test boycott. I have no knowledge of the PA test, or the […]

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