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Pre-K Children Should Not Take High-Stakes Standardized Tests ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!


Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, ethics, society, standardized testing, rights )

Carrie
- 129 days ago - wendydavistexas.com
If you agree with Wendy Davis that preschoolers should be coloring with crayons, not taking tests with number two pencils, add your name below. Pre-K children should be learning fundamentals, not taking high-stakes standardized tests.



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AniMae Chi (402)
Thursday April 24, 2014, 3:44 pm
Thank you for signing on
 

Natasha Salgado (519)
Thursday April 24, 2014, 4:15 pm
Signed on-thx Carrie
 

Debbie S. (33)
Thursday April 24, 2014, 4:21 pm
This is just crazy
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Thursday April 24, 2014, 5:56 pm
I agree & signed. Noted. Thank you, Carrie.
 

Birgitta S. (231)
Friday April 25, 2014, 4:58 am
S;TY Carrie~~
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (379)
Friday April 25, 2014, 5:14 am
Noted and signed, thanks Carrie.
 

Dandelion G. (386)
Friday April 25, 2014, 6:06 am
This is getting so ridiculous. My Granddaughter in 1st grade already hates school. It's dry, boring, paper testing, far too many in the classroom. Awful, and she is in one of the "better" schools. Gov. Rick Scott (R) has made so many cutbacks that they can't even buy paper anymore and have asked parents to donate. They can't buy what the children need and there are too many children in classes so they can't do the interactive things like in the past.
 

Lyn Z. (294)
Friday April 25, 2014, 5:54 pm
I know what my 2 year old Grand-daughter would do with the test(s) = Use her crayons & scribble all over them!!!
 

Mary T. (291)
Friday April 25, 2014, 6:22 pm
Thank you Carrie - signed and noted
 

Terrie Williams (769)
Saturday April 26, 2014, 12:01 pm
Signed and shared in private email, noted.
 

Evanola Davis (64)
Saturday April 26, 2014, 5:26 pm
Noted and signed
 

Alexandra G. (221)
Sunday April 27, 2014, 4:27 am
noted and signed, thanks Carrie
 

Val R. (239)
Sunday April 27, 2014, 7:34 am
Signed and I URGE everyone NOT to sign the Common Core Standards petition that Care2 has flashing in my face every time I sign on - Common Core dumbs down our children - please fight against it!
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Sunday April 27, 2014, 9:20 am
Signed and noted with thanks Carrie.
Can we not let kids be kids for a longer period of time.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday April 27, 2014, 11:58 am
gladly signed
 

Laurel B. (23)
Monday April 28, 2014, 1:06 am
signed and noted
 

Frances Darcy (218)
Tuesday April 29, 2014, 8:15 am
Let children have a childhood ...they are turning schools and education into hated exercises with all their tests...
 
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