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Seattle Teacher Rejects State's Standardized Test

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Seattle Teacher Rejects State's Standardized Test

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Seattle Teacher Rejects State's Standardized Test

Seattle Teacher Rejects State's Standardized Test

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A teacher in the Seattle School District is defying federal, state and district regulations by refusing to administer the Washington Assessment of Student Learning test. He believes the test is harmful to students, teachers, schools and families.

Chana Joffe Walt reports from member station KPLU.

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