Students Of New York City Tell Their New Mayor How Standardized Testing Squashes The Learning Bug
I was never a good test-taker when I was a student. And when it came to standardized testing, I simply hated it. They were always boring, and it was impossible to get excited or all that creative about a test. But the school kept forcing us through hours of preparation nonetheless.
Well, some parents and students in New York City are taking a stand. Watch the message they have to say to their new mayor, Bill de Blasio.