Sections:

Article

OPT OUT NEWS: John Oliver brings 18 minutes of fun to the testing debate this month...

John Oliver's Last Week Tonight has taken on standardized testing silliness...Since my two elementary-age sons began elementary school, they have been opting out of the tests. This scanned the years of the DIBELS, ISAT, and PARCC tests. During recent months, both Sam (now in eight grade)( and Josh (now in fourth grade) have also introduced the family to John Oliver's show. And this week, John Oliver outdid himself by doing a show devoted to standardized tests.

There is little more to say, since the show is so much fun...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J6lyURyVz7k



Comments:

Add your own comment (all fields are necessary)

Substance readers:

You must give your first name and last name under "Name" when you post a comment at substancenews.net. We are not operating a blog and do not allow anonymous or pseudonymous comments. Our readers deserve to know who is commenting, just as they deserve to know the source of our news reports and analysis.

Please respect this, and also provide us with an accurate e-mail address.

Thank you,

The Editors of Substance

Your Name

Your Email

What's your comment about?

Your Comment

Please answer this to prove you're not a robot:

3 + 5 =