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School-based activities this week are helping to involve and inform the community of the risk they say Government-driven changes pose to education. Also on teachers minds is the collective bargaining which has pushed them back into paid union meetings. Mrs Stuart, who is also the principal of May Road School in Mt Roskill, says it is the Government that has stymied negotiations. The implementation of National Standards, Novopay and charter schools shows what low esteem the Government…
Parents Across America -The CCSS is not supported by any research showing that standards or tests improve learning. Even more damaging, these strategies force teachers, administrators and children to abandon attention to all-important non-cognitive skill development, and focus primarily, if not only, on test scores. You have moved the focus from the well-being of children to the job status of adults.
Revealed: School board member who took standardized test