Some of those who are offended by the idea that parents opt their children out of state tests have said that all children MUST take the test because “it’s the law.” 86 more words
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The previous post included the letter that Dr. Michael J. Hynes of the Patchogue-Medford school district sent to teachers.
Parents in the district on Long Island in Néw York received this… 176 more words
The following letter was sent to teachers in Patchogue-Medford, Long Island, in New York state by the superintendent, Dr. Michael J. Hynes. Hynes is a hero of public education. 256 more words
Today, I get to meet the next class of students who have entered my university seeking to become high school teachers. This is always an exciting time in no small respect because being a part of their journey from student to student of teaching to teacher is some of the most rewarding work of my life, and I am consistently grateful for how their energy and optimism help revive my own year after year. 1,196 more words