In The Guardian from March 26th:
Education unions plan 2010 Sats boycott
Teachers are threatening to bring the Sats system in England to a halt by boycotting next year’s tests.
Two of the biggest education unions will ask their members to refuse to take part in the tests, which they say have become “unacceptable for the future of children’s education.”
Would a boycott like this ever happen in the US? Probably not …
Rest of the article here.