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  1. vision 2020
    Kamala Harris’s Call for a Return to Busing Is Bold and Politically RiskyHarris could benefit by making school desegregation an issue again without excessive emphasis on a much-misunderstood method for achieving it.
  2. albany
    Cuomo’s Task Force Recommends Changes to Curriculum, ExamsThe panel also called for a moratorium on using test scores to evaluate teachers.
  3. report card
    U.S. Student Test Scores Go Down in Math for First Time EverThe U.S. has been giving this exam every two years since the 1990s.
  4. study hall
    New York City Will Give Free SAT Testing to High-School JuniorsPlus, a few more education updates.
  5. testing
    More Students Are Opting Out of New York State Standardized TestsAnd the results for those who did take them indicated there were no huge gains in reading or math. 
  6. school daze
    New York City’s Answer to Evaluating Teachers: More Standardized Tests for StudentsBecause standardized testing has worked so well in New York City in the past.