Teacher David Wilkinson and DREAMer student Ana Zamora share a once-in-a-lifetime experience neither ever imagined — they were in attendance at last week’s State of the Union.
Sate senator’s bill constitutes an end-run around voters, who in November overwhelmingly rejected a “teacher tenure” ballot initiative.
“I would argue it’s a bit of a stretch to say that because a kid doesn’t do well enough on a standardized test that our nation is in fact at risk,” says Havlicek.
“Students are not standardized”
“It is past time for politicians to turn their eyes and ears away from those who profit from over-testing our students and listen instead to those who know what works in the classroom.”