Opting Out of the Opt-Out Movement Thanks to ESSA

Opting Out of the Opt-Out Movement Thanks to ESSA

November 1, 2017

According to Education Dive, the opt-out movement “appears to be slowly fading” as “states gain more control of testing requirements” under ESSA; in New York, for example, where the “opt-out movement has been the strongest,” the opt-out rate has dropped 2 percentage points in just the last year.