New Resistance and Reform Tools
New and Updated Fact Sheets:
Here are new and updated tools that parents, teachers, students and their allies can use to battle the overuse and misuse of standardized tests.
- Just Say No to Standardized Tests: Why and How to Opt Out.
- Why You Can Boycott Standardized Tests without Fear of Federal Penalties to Your School.
- Federal Law and Regulations on Opting Out under ESSA (includes info on requirement to test 95% of students).
- Personalized Learning or Continuous Online Testing?
- Time to Abolish High School Graduation Tests.
- Graduation Test Update: States That Recently Eliminated or Scaled Back High School Exit Exams. (Only 13 states have them, down from 27).
And don't forget FairTest's directory of the 925+ colleges that have SAT-ACT optional admissions policies.
These and all other fact sheets are available at http://www.fairtest.org/fact%20sheets.
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