(Hour 3 b,c) We covered the importance of killing HB323 and why putting into statute, would be dangerous. For instance parents cannot opt out if PACE assessments prove to be just as problematic as the Smarter Balanced Assessment. Students have to pass these competencies to move on.
One district almost had lawsuit. Schools push it on students and parents because they don’t want to lose funding. It doesn’t boil down to what is best for you child. It boils down to money.