Author Archive: Talaiporia

PARCC’s Massive Failure

This morning students started texting parents shortly after school began as they found out their  scheduled PARCC testing was canceled due to a problem with technology from the multinational, multimillion dollar testing company Pearson. Pearson acknowledged the problem, down playing…
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The Military Complex and PARCC

The school-to-prison pipeline has been discussed for years.  It is a true disgrace that we have not prioritized stopping this form of structural racism.  But now, let’s discuss the school-to-military pipeline. In this article, it reports this:  “Educators say…
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