High-Stakes Standardized Testing Supporter: Toby Ann Stavisky

Name: Toby Ann Stavisky
Senate Link: https://www.nysenate.gov/senators/toby-ann-stavisky
Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toby_Ann_Stavisky
Ballotpedia: https://ballotpedia.org/Toby_Ann_Stavisky
Phone: 718-939-0195

Senator Stavisky is the ranking member on the Democrat Senate’s Education Committee. She’s also a vocal proponent of keeping the SHSAT exam as the SOLE measure of merit for access to Specialized High Schools.

Her son’s lobbying firm also recently took a contract for over $65,000 to lobby for the SHSAT exam.

Media: https://www.timesledger.com/stories/2018/41/staviskyshsat_2018_10_12_q.html