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Standardized test refusals still an issue for school districts

In school districts across New York State these days, many parents and students face a complicated choice: to take, or refuse to take, the state-mandated standardized testing that’s been adopted in recent years. The test refusal movement, or “opt-out,” gained popularity in 2015 when New York State announced that ELA (English Language Arts) and math state test ...

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