Jan 7: National Opt-Out Day — send a message on this day to school administrators that high-stakes standardized tests shouldn’t be used to fire teachers, fail students, or de-fund schools. Instead, use low-stakes tests to diagnose. cc MOMocrats, Hippie liberal momma
Standardized testing opponents call for National Opt Out Day
Public school advocates who oppose mandatory standardized testing to determine teacher salaries and state and federal funding for public schools have called for a National Opt Out Day.