The New York Opt-Out Movement Gains Clear Momentum

This new graphic published Wednesday inĀ TheĀ New York TimesĀ makes it abundantly clear – the opt-out movement has clear momentum in New York State.Ā Elizabeth Harris and Ford Fessenden report that “at least 165,000 children, or one of every six eligible students, sat out at least one of the two standardized tests this year, more than double and possibly triple the number who did so in 2014, according to an analysis by The New York Times.”

New York Opt-Out Maps