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We heard from hundreds of educators, parents and students from across the state who have detailed incredibly painful testing experiences.
"I don’t understand the purpose of giving such a lengthy test to seventh graders. It doesn’t seem developmentally appropriate and I don’t see who it benefits."
"I have taught for 24 years, mostly in third grade. What I experienced a few weeks ago during the ELA testing was abhorrent."
"Half of my room of spent over 90 minutes on the exam. This is a ridiculous expectation. They are not developmentally ready for that kind of rigor. Many adults aren’t!"
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