[Susan notes: It is nice to be able to praise something appearing in the popular press.]
Published in Rutland Herald
To the editor
Opportunity Missed by Steven Gross (Feb. 15, 2012) provides the only approach to education reform that will work. Making sure schools are connected to a safety net for VermontĂ˘€™s schoolchildren and their families must be our first priority. The money we spend on federally-required standardized testing, which Gross rightly labels Ă˘€śoutdated management,Ă˘€ť is a waste.
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