Please see the linked resources from NYSUT regarding facts on opting out of state tests, in particular the first link to the Fact Sheet.
From the Washington Post
Below are some actions members can take. Please read the whole memo. There are some “Important Ground Rules” to follow which will help keep members safe.
If you have any questions, please contact the office.
The letter linked here is the work of NYSAPE. This press release articulates a bit of the displeasure surrounding Cuomo’s ideas.
Their website, http://www.nysape.org/, is outstanding. In addition to the fantastic letter, there are opportunities to take action (such as on-line petitions).
Please read the letter and go to the website. We must defend our profession.