The only thing standardized testing accomplishes is producing standard students. The world needs exceptional students, not standard.
This thought has been on my mind all day. 852 more words
First, there is no language whatsoever that softens the blow of standardized testing for children. None. For children, all standardized tests are high stakes and, quite frankly, it doesn’t matter whether these tests are foisted on them by their state government or the federal government. 204 more words
In the last few years I have become more and more frustrated with the nature of Standardized assessments in Elementary schools. I understand all the arguments for why we need them. 177 more words