Is history an unchanging record of the past, or is it a set of clues, subject to reinterpretation with every generation? The answer can have a great impact on how we teach this core subject in schools. 538 more words
As a kid, I hated testing. I didn’t test well, either because I got lazy and didn’t study, I knew the material and psyched myself out, or I mismanaged my time on the test and didn’t answer all the questions. 1,135 more words
AUSTIN (AP) — Texas is fining the company that administers statewide standardized tests $5.7 million — and ordering it to invest $15 million in future safeguards — after computer glitches caused problems for students and school districts last academic year. 106 more words
Prior to the Test
Be knowledgeable about the test
What is the test and what will it quantify?
Will the test outcomes influence your kid, school, or both? 411 more words