Bipartisan Bill from NY Rep. Gibson

Endorsed by the National Education Association, a bipartisan bill intended to reduce the number of standardized tests has gotten the attention of many in New York State.  Introduced by Representative Chris Gibson (R-NY) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), the bill would reduce testing to once per grade span.  Read more about the proposed changes here:

http://thejournal.com/articles/2014/03/11/reforming-reform-bill-aims-to-curb-high-stakes-testing-mandates.aspx?m=2#3fyyuHrtHG1zIxrh.99

Diane Ravitch calls it, “great news” on her blog, here.

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Bipartisan Bill from NY Rep. Gibson

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