Hardly the, hey guys sorry we really blew that one, was it.
Then there was AIR's apology which they released through Education Week not through the department of education or even a press release.
Um what? Okay sure but shouldn't you be telling that to the people of Florida at least through the people you work for instead of going through a national magazine. As bad as Pam Stewart's apology was this is just weird. They used the ostrich defense. They figure if they bury their gaff in the sand maybe nobody will notice.
Then there were even more problems. From State Impact: For the second day in a row, some Florida school districts decided to suspend required testing because of computer problems.
And it looks like we may have a full scale testing revolt brewing in Miami. Miami-Dade superintendent Alberto Carvalho says he won’t resume testing until the state can prove everything is working.