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This is great

My friend Jack picked this article as the best New York Times article of 2011. It’s on the last decade of student testing in New York City, and here’s the last paragraph:

“Nearly a quarter of the state’s principals — 1,046 — have signed an online letter protesting the plan to evaluate teachers and principals by test scores. Among the reasons cited is New York’s long tradition of creating tests that have little to do with reality.”

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Sunshine in Missouri, a blog written by an attorney who is interested in Missouri’s Sunshine law that allows open access to public records.

I had the rare thought while paging through that this is one of the few blogs I wish were updated more often.

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