Students in Rhode Island Protest Testing
I expect that as time moves on, and as students, teachers, parents, principals, and superintendents in this nation get more and more fed up with testing and testing pressures, something will give.
I am not sure yet what exactly will give, or how it will happen, but the pressure is building. Any change to existing laws will have to be a compromise because the testing industrial complex has a strangle-hold on our law makers today via their well paid lobbyists in Washington.
Parents, teachers, and students are the under-dogs in this altercation. All the more reason we need to stick together and get the message out.
Here is a video of students in Providence, Rhode Island taking it upon themselves to protest their standardized test…