Children who head to work instead of tests may hurt schools

04/25/2007 | Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

Some Minnesota school districts are asking parents not to participate in national "Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work Day" if their students are among those taking standardized tests this week, as missing test-takers put schools at risk of failing. School officials urged parents to instead bring students to the office in the summer or on school holidays.

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