Parents Explore "Breaking Up" With Standardized Tests


by New Haven Independent

New Haven Independent— “No tears. No stress. We are more than this test.” Parent advocates are ready to take this chant to the Board of Education –  and possibly the statehouse.

Mail Online—Mother begs parents to 'lower lunchbox standards' in rant. Laura Mazza, a blogger who runs Mum On The Run, hit back at parents for sending their children to school with fancy meals and edible artworks.

toofab—Jessica Simpson Breaks Down Complicated Relationship with Her Dad After Parents' Divorce. In "Open Book", released Tuesday, the singer detailed how he damaged her professional career, how she fired him as her manager, and how he informed her three days before her wedding — which he was officiating — that he was bringing a male model.

NBC News—Playwright who lost mom to plastic surgery malpractice explores impossible beauty standards. Features like a high nose bridge were highly valued when Vietnam was under French colonial rule.