First Amendment Rights Related to Opting Out

MTA members strongly want to end the use and abuse of high-stakes standardized tests and have voted to support students and parents who opt out of these tests. The MTA will provide a strong legal defense for any member who is disciplined or retaliated against for lawfully speaking out on this matter of public concern.

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Document created by the Division of Legal Services at the Massachusetts Teachers Association.