The nation in brief
Posted: September 9, 2013 at 5:02 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “I’m opposed to these tests because they narrow what education is supposed to be about and they lower kids’ horizons. I think collaboration, imagination, critical thinking skills are all left off these tests and can’t be assessed by circling in A, B, C or D.” Jesse Hagopian, a high school teacher in Seattle
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Front Section, Pages 3 on 09/09/2013