[Susan notes: Kudos to Don Perl for killing two birds with one letter. He refutes the polemics of former New York state politico and current New York Post teacher basher and points to the unions' absence from this critical fight. ]
To the editor
I can speak with personal experience regarding a fallacy in Michael Benjamin's piece, The War on Testing. He notes that parent groups are "mostly fronts for the United Federation of Teachers or other unions which are really out to stop student test data from being used to expose some teachers as unfit." The statement is blatantly false.
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