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From the mouths of babes (and middle school kids)

Just in case you might have missed it, please click on the link and read this letter from a middle school kid to Secretary Arne Duncan: http://stuvoice.org/blog/2013/09/05/4289/.

They are all kids and not data points, something that either eludes Secretary Duncan and the folks making $$$ from tests and curricular units and PD or something that he just chalks up to the price we have to pay. It is a shame that kids pay the price for politics gone amuk in education.

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