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Opt Out of Field Tests, 2014

From June 2-11, select schools across New York State will be administering field tests in various grade levels. What are field tests? According to NY Stop Testing, A “field test” is an exam thatĀ PearsonĀ uses to help create the “regular” exams … Continue reading

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free screening of the documentary “Standardized”

The New York State grades 3 -8 testing in math and English Language Arts will begin on April 1st. In response to parent concerns regarding this series of standardized testing, the Oneonta Area for Public Education will co-host a film … Continue reading

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What is opting out?

What is Opting Out? Opting out is refusing to participate in state- or district mandated testing. Opting out is an act of civil disobedience. Opting out is a boycott of excessive standardized testing. Opting out sends an important message to … Continue reading

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