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Democrats make education revisions to 2016 platform

In an unexpected move, Democrats have revised the K-12 education section of their party’s 2016 platform in important ways, backing the right of parents to opt their children out of high-stakes standardized tests, qualifying support for charter schools, and opposing using test scores for high-stakes purposes to evaluate teachers and students.

Read the rest @ Democrats make education revisions to 2016 platform — and a key reformer is furious – The Washington Post

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