[Susan notes: Another great letter from Walt Gardner, reminding us that we should write letters when we agree with commentaries as well as when we disagree. After all, by agreeing we get a chance to restate our case, and Walt does this restatement very well. ]
To the editor
Ken Moscaret ["WASL's focus on testing can leave students adrift," guest commentary, July 17], speaks the absolute truth about the wrongheaded approach public schools in Washington and, by extension, other states are taking to prepare students for a rapidly changing world. Corporate America has been masterful in selling its high-stakes test agenda by creating mass hysteria about the dismal economic future of the country.
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