The vast majority of my blog posts deal with critical issues in our schools. However, on occasion, some humor provides a welcome respite from the daily grind. 82 more words
For years, applying to colleges have included the requirement of taking standardized tests such as the SAT and the ACT. These tests were a factor that college admissions officers greatly considered when admitting a student. 771 more words
At a meeting of the state’s Mastery Examination Committee today, committee members discussed the purpose and use of standardized tests.
“One of the real things that occurred in the last era was a misuse of the state exam,” Commissioner of Education Dianna Wentzell said. 589 more words
The next best thing to a 4 day weekend is a 3 day weekend. I wish I could find it in myself to finish my homework on Friday rather than Monday but somehow, something always comes up Friday night, Saturday night, and Sunday night. 319 more words