The Cost of High-Stakes Testing Educational Forums “Education at the Crossroads”

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by Mary Masterson

Springtime used to make us think about warm weather, daffodils, sunshine, and baseball’s opening day. Now, educators associate springtime with standardized high-stress testing resulting in anxiety-ridden young children whose natural spirit of learning is being destroyed. To advocate for children, evening educational forums have been held all … Read more

Making His Hicksville Teachers Proud

NY Times bestselling author John Sazaklis as a first grader at Fork Lane School in Hicksville.

by Justina Ketyer

John Sazaklis knows there’s no place like home. The New York Times-bestselling author and illustrator recalled his Hicksville roots while writing his latest children’s book series Billy Burger, Model Citizen, in which the protagonist is a student at Fork Lane School. Dutch Lane School’s own Mary Masterson … Read more