Tag: Opt-Out Movement

Long Island’s Opt Out Movement Has Made The Grade—Now What?

The heated battle pitting the governor, the teachers unions, and grassroots public school advocacy groups came to a head during this spring’s testing season, culminating in almost 100,000 students—more than half of the student population in Nassau and Suffolk counties—opting out of state tests.

Common Core Critics Blast Cuomo’s Latest Comments On ‘Deeply Flawed’ Program

"This is political posturing to try to curry favor with parents who are fed up with his education reforms."