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Petitioning Our BOEs

To date, approximately 100 school Boards of Education already passed resolutions on high-stakes testing. We are urging our local BOEs to considering passing resolutions of their own. During our November 6th education forum on the SUNY Oneonta campus, Oneonta Area … Continue reading

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Why opt out?

In my previous post, I explained (the shortened, less complicated version) what opting out is. In this post, I will publish an adaptation of my opt-out speech from the Nov. 6 education forum where I tried to articulate why opting … 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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No King? No Problem!

Rally For Public Education Thursday, November 7, 2013 7-8:30 pm Valentino’s Banquet Hall 3899 Oneida St. New Hartford, NY

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