WOODBURY - School officials are being warned that there could be fewer kids in Long Island schools today, due to a national boycott over the Common Core.
A Facebook site urges parents to protest the Common Core by keeping their kids home from school today.
The move was started by an upstate woman.
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Another woman complains on the web page that kids are already spending more than three hours a day doing homework just preparing for "excessive" testing.
It's not clear how many people might participate here on Long Island or across the country.