Tag Archives: Common Core-aligned standardized tests

Pearson Fails the TEST

New York's standardized testing has been a statewide debacle for some time. The Fairtest and the Opt-Out Movement have been covered extensively over the past several years here at TWA. I am relieved to write this blog and share how finally it was realized that Pearson Fails the TEST, not the students. The state of New York…
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How Students are Reacting to the “NEW” Standardized Testing

The notion that passing a standardized test qualifies someone for something is completely fallacious. It’s a fallacy based on ignorance at best, and profit at worst. a. True b. False c. No comment d. Don’t rock the boat So, how are students reacting to the "NEW" standardized testing? Recent polls say 86% of school districts…
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