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Orca K-8 teachers refuse to give the MAP test

According to the Seattle Times:

Teachers and instructional assistants at a second Seattle school are refusing to give exams known as the Measures of Academic Progress, or MAP — district-required tests that are given two or three times year.

The test boycott that began at Seattle’s Garfield High has now spread to a second school — ORCA K-8, an alternative school in Rainier Valley.

Eleven ORCA teachers and instructional assistants are refusing to give exams known as the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP), district-required tests that are given two or three times year, according to ORCA teacher Matt Carter.

 

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