US, KY ed departments feud over science tests

by Kirsten Clark, @kirstenlmclark – In a tersely worded letter to U.S. Education Secretary John King, Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt decried the federal agency’s “constant bureaucratic tinkering, pontification and dictatorial edicts” in the roll-out of the federal education policy replacing No Child Left Behind. “We kind of needed to fire a shot over the bow,”…