I have heard of many tragic cases of walking, talking normal children who wound up with profound mental disorders afterInspired by a Ravitch post: A Question About Parental Choice
vaccinesexcessive standardized testing. I'm not arguing vaccinestests are bad idea. I think they are a good thing, but I think the parent should have some input. The state doesn't own your children. Parents own the children. And it is an issue of freedom and public healtheducation... Rand Paul, slightly revised.
A tweet by Jason Stanford, political journalist in Texas:JasonStanford @JasStanfordWhy is it OK with some politicians to opt your kids out from getting vaccinated but not if you don't want them taking a standardized test?