Teachers at Feltonville Investigated for Informing Parents about Opt-out Rights
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Parents at the Feltonville School of Arts & Sciences in Philadelphia have taken a stand against high-stakes standardized testing. Using their legal right to opt out, one in five parents at Feltonville are now refusing the spring administration of the Pennsylvania System of School Assessments (PSSAs) for their children. The parents and students at Feltonville are […]

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responding to stoplights
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I guess no writer ever knows when something they create will “go viral.”  While I had hoped to spark a conversation about the use of stoplights in the classroom, I had not anticipated that it would be read by such a large (and mostly unknown) audience.  It’s been wonderful, if not a bit overwhelming.   […]

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