Tag Archives: PARCC testing

Letter: Opting out is only option for angry parents

To the editor: “Students, parents can not opt out.” So says the edict form the editorial regarding state PARCC testing. Got it? It makes no difference what your reasons are. You must surrender your children to something you think is detrimental to them in order that the greater good is served. Besides, your reasons are

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Barrington schools aim to balance technology and teaching

Barrington Superintendent of Schools Michael Messore had a notepad on the table in front of him. Next to it was his smart phone and his brand new tablet, and on the wall across from his desk was 40-something-inch flatscreen television that was linked directly with the district’s computer network. Mr. Messore uses his tablet during