We have had a successful first half of the 2015 legislative session.  Representative Debra Lamm (HD60) introduced HB 377 to repeal Common Core©, Smarter Balanced testing and create a new accreditation process for content standards. Representative Lamm’s HB 501 protects student data from being collected without parental consent.  It requires a school to identify the Read More →

Here we go again–the international Pearson arm is reaching into behavioral assessments of your child, administered by teachers.  Are they doing this in your school?  Do teachers have the psychological training to make these assessments? How will these behavioral assessments affect your child’s future?    Remember the State Longitudinal Database System? Read more details about the Read More →

Parents stand firm.  You have the right to opt your children out of the SBAC field test and any other computerized surveys being foisted upon your children.  Across Montana, Superintendents and Principals are bullying parents when they make an informed choice to opt out. Worse yet, we are hearing about teachers and guidance counselors demonizing Read More →