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THOMAS MORE LAW CENTER

THOMAS MORE LAW CENTER

The Thomas More Law Center, based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is a great Common Core resource for concerned parents and individuals. CLICK HERE FOR THEIR COMMON CORE RESOURCE PAGE. The Thomas More Law Center has filed a lawsuit in North Dakota challenging the constitutionality of Common Core.  CLICK HERE TO READ THE PRESS RELEASE OF […]

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Optional OPT OUT Form for Assessments, Surveys, or Questionnaires

Filed in Action Items, Helpful Articles by on April 14, 2014 0 Comments
Optional OPT OUT Form for Assessments, Surveys, or Questionnaires

Full implementation of Common Core Standards and Assessments is scheduled for the 2014-15 school year.  This is an optional form for opting your child out of assessments, surveys, or questionnaires and has been updated for the 2014-15 school year.   Feel free to download and share.  There are other forms on the internet, or you […]

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Opt Out WV – UPDATE: Smarter Balance Assessment Field Test Schedule

Filed in Action Items, Events, News, Privacy/slds by on April 11, 2014 0 Comments

Is your child scheduled to take the Smarter Balance Assessment Field Test?  Do you know kids are being used to test the test? You do not get to see questions or results.  Have you been told this test is voluntary and your child does not have to participate?  Do you know you can write to […]

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OPT OUT WV

OPT OUT WV

During the spring of 2014, the WV school system will be administering student assessments.  The Westest and the Smarter Balanced Field tests are two different things.  The Westest is the test that has been used for yearly statewide assessments for several years in WV.  We understand the difference this year is that it will be […]

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To All County Boards and WV Parents – A Message From Dr. Sandra Stotsky

Filed in Events, Helpful Articles, News by on March 23, 2014 0 Comments
To All County Boards and WV Parents – A Message From Dr. Sandra Stotsky

 Local school boards must take action now. They still have the legal authority in every single state even if they are told they don’t, or think they don’t.   They must, upon petition by parents asap, vote (1) to allow parents to opt-out their children from any Common Core-based test (pilot, field, or regular); (2) […]

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