The statewide chorus of parents and educators speaking out against high-stakes standardized testing in New Jersey is growing louder. Today, NJEA launched a six-week TV and web ad campaign featuring parents and teachers discussing their concerns with the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) tests, which all students in grades 3-11 will take beginning March 1. Read More
Tell the NJ Senate: Park the PARCC!
PARCC legislation has been flying through the NJ Assembly with overwhelming bipartisan support, but it’s hitting a roadblock in the Senate.
It’s time to ask Senators to stand up and be counted on an issue that matters to parents, educators and voters in New Jersey.
Please ask your senator to SPONSOR, SUPPORT and PUSH all four pending PARCC bills, including three that have already passed the Assembly.
Tell your senator: It’s time to act on PA... Read More