"Do not mock a pain that you haven’t endured."
Unknown (via fuckinq)
There are so many people I wish I could say this to.
(Source: rocknrollbabydoll, via reagan-was-a-horrible-president)
"What many people do not know is that the use of standardized tests has its origins in the Eugenics movement, where basic tenets assert that certain races are inferior to others biologically and intellectually."
Karen Lewis, President of the Chicago Teachers Union
Standardized testing and the Eugenics movement »
A MUST read by Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis. Standardized testing isn’t about improving education, it’s a way for the system to sort out which kids are meant to succeed and which are destined failure.