New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says he had nothing to do with having air removed from game balls. The NFL, following an investigation, says he did. It gave him a four game suspension, which […]
PRESS RELEASE: MERIT, 4/6/15 Kutztown Area School District’s state standardized tests for grades 3-8, the PSSAs, are scheduled to begin on Monday, April 13. A community organization has formed to share concerns about the negative […]
Yesterday for the Raging Chicken Press, I reported that the Philadelphia School District would take actions when it came to informing parents about the right to opt children out of the PSSAs. In an email with […]
Last week, Dan Denvir from the Philadelphia City Paper released a bombshell story revealing that 17 percent of students at Feltonville School of the Arts and Sciences in Philadelphia have opted out-of-state mandated exams that determine whether […]
Hello Raging Chicken Press readers and members! Welcome to our fourth edition of our newest series. Today, I had the pleasure of interviewing public school teacher and “opt out” proponent Tim Slekar. Tim blogs at”At the Chalkface” […]
Listen to why Rick Smith has opted his daughter out of taking the destructive PSSA’s.
Editor’s Note: This was originally published yesterday on @ the chalk face. @ the chalk face endeavors to establish an alternative space to discuss education reform from an entirely progressive perspective. Check out their main blog, their weekly radio […]