I am reblogging my own blog piece called “It is Easier to Build Strong Children than to Repair Broken Men.”
It can be found here
3 articles appeared in my newsfeed today that literally brought tears to my eyes…and then lit a fire within me to do more than I am already doing to make things right. Please read and share!
Here is what I read:
New York State Principals New York State’s High Schools, Middle Schools and Elementary Schools An Open Letter to Parents of Children throughout New York State Regarding Grade 3-8 Testing
N.Y. school principals write letter of concern about Common Core tests http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/11/21/n-y-school-principals-write-letter-of-concern-about-common-core-tests/
Principals say Common Core tests make little kids vomit, pee their pants http://dailycaller.com/2013/11/25/principals-say-common-core-tests-make-little-kids-vomit-pee-and-poop-their-pants/#ixzz2lgxdGn3t