NY Teacher Objects to Common Core Tests

Here is a youtube video of a sixth grade teacher giving a passionate presentation to her school board.  She received a standing ovation from a sizable audience.  Here is the information provided:

Jennifer Rickert, 6th grade teacher for the Ichabod Crane Central School District speaks on behalf of her students at a Board of Education meeting and strongly objects to Common Core testing. Jennifer provides heartwrenching statements together with citing moral and ethical conflict over administration of developmentally inappropriate and controversial common core tests. Parents and colleagues in her support give standing ovation.


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