Archive For The “Testing” Category

You Need More Than the Ability to Take Standardized Tests

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State Testing | The Missing Piece for Educators and Supporters of Educational Growth

This could not be truer, yet this is what the shift in education has come to. Instead of teaching for the future, more and more of teaching is to help students pass a test. Is there a balance? I believe yes.

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State Testing – Keep, Change, Move Away From?

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State Testing | The Missing Piece for Educators and Supporters of Educational Growth

We are in state testing time here in Colorado. As we test our scholars and children, the questions to ask is what are the benefits of state testing? Do we keep state testing? If we keep it, how can we improve it? There are a lot of things about state testing that irritate me (just…

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