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Why Our Kids Don’t Love School Anymore

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Parents and students talked about the dramatic changes in curriculum and a flood of test prep in classes and homework. Some spoke about the massive expenditures for technology and testing materials, as hands-on instructional time declined.

Why Our Kids Don’t Love School Anymore

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Parents and students talked about the dramatic changes in curriculum and a flood of test prep in classes and homework. Some spoke about the massive expenditures for technology and testing materials, as hands-on instructional time declined.

Children of the Unraveling

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He is a cautious and wary young man, creative and soft spoken. He can erupt in joy and laughter, but it’s always tempered. There’s little room for reckless abandon in a world of frequent change and unexpected loss.

No Threat Left Behind: New York City Stifles Opt Out

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Whether you are a parent in a “high performing” school with plenty of middle and upper class children or a parent with a child in a “low performing” school with a population weighed down by the stresses of poverty, there is a powerful deterrent custom-made for you when it comes to making the decision of whether or not to allow a child to take the tests.

Top Ten Reasons to Opt Out of the State Tests

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What are the reasons you should opt your kids out of standardized testing? Find out here!

How to Opt Out of the NY State Tests

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A short, informational and fun primer on Refusing the Tests!
Please Visit optoutnyc.com/opt-out/frequently-asked-questions-faq/
or NYC Opt Out on FACEBOOK!