Send a postcard to Michelle Obama End High Stakes Testing
Time Out From Testing and other organizations and individuals from across the country are launching a May 29th postcard campaign asking First Lady Michelle Obama to encourage the President to put an end to the use of High Stakes Testing. On the campaign trail, Michelle Obama stated:
No Child Left Behind is strangling the life out of most schools…. If my future were determined by my performance on a standardized test I wouldn’t be here. I guarantee that.
Time Out From Testing is asking that everyone send a postcard on May 29th. You can write something like this:
Dear Michelle Obama:
We want the same education for our public school children that you provide for Malia and Sasha. Our child is not a test score.
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