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  • The harm of standardized tests

    I chose to opt-out my son from taking the Illinois Standard Achievement Test this week.
  • Whitehall appointment is one for the history books

    In at least one respect, Phil Armstrong is exactly what Whitehall Township needs. That is to say, he is not much of a politician. For a township board of commissioners sometimes contaminated by political scheming, posturing and cronyism, that's just...

    Mom of dying, disabled boy fights school-test bureaucracy

    Mom of dying, disabled boy fights school-test bureaucracy
    On Tuesday night, Andrea Rediske looked down at the bed where her 11-year-old son, Ethan, lay motionless. An oxygen machine hummed. Ethan occasionally moaned. They were the sounds of death. Andrea knew it was imminent. Yet there was a sense of peace...

    Mother of dying, disabled boy continues fight to opt-out of standardized testing

    Last night, I spent time with Ethan Rediske - an 11-year-old-boy who, doctors say, is in the final days of his life. His lungs are filling with fluid. The only noise he makes is an occasional moan. His parents can do little more than comfort him....

    Anti-testing documentary features Rick Roach

    Anti-testing documentary features Rick Roach
    Rick Roach, the Orange County School Board member on a campaign against high-stakes standardized testing, appears in a documentary on the subject that will premiere Saturday in Pennsylvania. The movie is Standardized, Lies, Money and Civil Rights: How...