Jia Lee is a Teacher of Conscience. She teaches special education at the Earth School in Néw York City. She refused to administer the state tests to her students. She was invited to testify before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.

Lee calls on other teachers to become Teachers of Conscience.

Here is an interview with Jia Lee.

Here is a video of her excellent testimony to the HELP Committee. It was created by filmmaker Michael Elliott.

““Remember that fear is natural, but there is greater fear in knowing what will happen if we don’t take a stand.”

– Jia Lee