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  • Pens and pencils down: NYC bans tests about dinosaurs, birthdays, and rock-n-roll

    I had many unpleasant emotions while a student at P.S. 150 in Queens, and later on my visits to the New York City Board of Education at 110 Livingston St., in Brooklyn. I'm glad they're finally doing something about it.