Testing Resistance

This page will contain  resources for educating your school’s parents, educators and students about the insanity of excessive standardized testing. It also includes flyers for some of the public events occurring. Scroll down to see all the resources on offer. If you would like to have your resource or event exhibited on this page send us a message!

More Than a Score Chicago

Upcoming meetings for parents, teachers and students on PARCC and refusal/opt out in Chicago. Please share widely. Please check this page for updates if you are planning on attending. (We’ve pinned this post to the top of the page!)


Bilingual Opt-Out Refusal Letter


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LSC Letter Opposing PARCC
PARCC Elementary Powerpoint
PARCC for Parents/PARCC para Padres

Know Your Rights/Conoce sus derechos

PARCC for Teachers

Know Your Rights!!!

Students Know Your Rights Cards 2015


More Than a Score Chicago

PARCC Opt Out Toolbox

Raise Your Hand Illinois

Right to Refuse Tools

Chicago Teacher Union Against PARCC
CTU: PARCC Opt-Out Guidelines
Can Our School Lose For Opting Out? Flyer

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Nuestras Escuelas Podrian Perder $$$?

La respuesta es, NO!

For Students With IEP’s: Test Preference Form

Parents Please Read!


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Eugenics and Standardized Assessments by Carol Caref

Versions in English and Spanish

English Version
en español

Eugenics Lesson Plans and more by Sarah Chambers

5-day lesson plans and graphic organizers to go with the Powerpoint and other articles on Eugenics. These can be used for middle school, high school and parents/community members.

Eugenics Standardized Test Lesson Plans
Central Idea Graphic Organizer 2014
Comparing Different View Points 2014
Argumentative Writing Graphic Organizer
Central Idea Graphic Organizer