Teachers, Teachers Unions, and the Charter School War Part 2 - Teachers, Teachers Unions, and the Charter School War Part 2: *Teachers, Teachers Unions, and the Charter School War Part 2* [image: No automatic alt text...
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“I would opt out at this point,” New York State United Teachers President Karen Magee said in an Albany radio interview Monday. “And I think we’re going to see an increased reliance and many more parents engaging in that opt-out movement.” …“So, are you saying, Karen Magee, that you would urge parents to opt out of testing?” WCNY’s Capitol Pressroom host Susan Arbetter asked in a follow up question during the lengthy interview on education initiatives in the state budget.“I am saying that I would urge parents at this point in time to opt out of testing,” Magee confirmed. [Emphasis added.]
@lacetothetop et al have asked what I’d do if I had kids in NYPS—based on what I’ve seen, if I had kids, I’d opt them out of PARCC this yr
To clarify: Several pple asked what I’d do if I had schl age kids-based on what I’ve seen this year, I wld opt them out of NY Pearson tests