Testing Resistance & Reform News: Sept. 19 - 25, 2013
The volume of news coverage about testing protests and critiques continues to soar as more and more parents, teachers, parents and researchers across the nation say "Enough is Enough!"
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New Yorkers Assail Education Officials Over Testing Insanity
Texas Parents, Teachers Press for More State Testing Changes
Scoring Errors Jeopardize Tests: Flawed Grading Can Ruin Student's Futures -- Atlanta Journal Constitution investigative series
Mistakes on Standardized Exams Can Happen Anywhere
Pearson's Ugly History of Testing Screw-Ups
Oklahomans Protest Increased Testing
Florida Moves Away From Common Core Test
Alabama Parents Oppose Testing Priorities
Connecticut Families Join Test Opt-Out Movement
D.C. Officials Manipulated Cut-off Scores -- Proficiency is Not "Objective"
Many NYC Private Schools to Drop Entrance Test
Debate Grows Over Common Core Tests and Standards
New School Tests Will Cause Many Problems
see New FairTest Common Core Testing Fact Sheet
Flawed Tests Will Cost Good Teachers Jobs
Classroom Portfolios Used as Alternate Teacher Evaluation Tool
Stagnant SAT Scores: More Evidence of the Failure of Test-and-Punish Public Schooling
Why the New SAT Scores Are Really Meaningless
America's Toxic Culture of Testing
Punitive Use of Testing is "Dysfunctional"
Fixation on Short-Term Test-Score Gains Undermines Real Learning
The Increasingly Imperious Arne Duncan
Do U.S. Schools Really "Stink"?
One of Many Laudatory Reviews of "Reign of Error"
Great Put Down of Congressional Critic of Diane Ravitch
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