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Monday, April 8, 2013

Pop Quiz

Was this published in 2001, or this morning?
New York State United Teachers, the state's largest teachers union, is urging members and parents to call on the state Education Department to stop implementation of this year's tests, which will be more challenging, because schools have not received all of the necessary curriculum. 
"If we want our children to be ready for college and meaningful careers, we need higher standards — and a way to measure whether those standards are being met — and we need them now," Education Department spokesman Dennis Tompkins said.
Give up?