Retaining a student should not be determined by a single test score. Better ways exist to help give them the support they need.
In a stand-off with the district, teachers in Sacramento are bargaining to make major improvements to their schools.
A new study finds money is a strong motivator for students, calling into question the value placed on many standardized tests.
An art project in New Mexico highlights subject areas that can’t be measured on a standardized test.
The choice is simple: Do we want deeper, more individualized learning for our students or more useless multiple-choice tests?
Testing grit, self-control, empathy and responsible decision-making only undermines programs to help students develop social and emotional awareness.
Under the Every Student Succeeds Act, states will be able to streamline and improve assessments. For educators, that can’t come soon enough.
Thanks to the tireless efforts of educators, signs were everywhere in 2015 that the nation’s obsession with testing was in decline.
“Teachers have to be at the core of those conversations”: Less standardized testing is hallmark of plan to broaden assessment of student learning.
The 2015 PDK/Gallup survey finds that the public has become more disillusioned with testing but is split on parents opting out.