Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf reduced the PSSA by 20% on average in grades 3 through 8, preserving critical learning time.
Tag: high stakes testing
If you ever needed a reason to get excited about standing up for student and public schools, here are five.
Educators and pro-public education activists nationwide are making headway on the testing issue.
ESSA gathering provides educators with information, tools to implement education policies that benefit students
Parents, students, educators and community leaders from more than 800 schools in more than 30 cities will stage the nation’s first-ever “school walk in” tomorrow.
This week: Testing in Illinois and Connecticut, Campus Equity Week actions from Massachusetts and the fight for Youngstown schools in Ohio.
This week: Governor attempts to lift charter school cap in MA, MI state standards, CT testing and video of PSEA President Oleksiak on school funding.
This week: An update on Chester Upland, PA, new testing rules in CT, right to work in IL and talking to elected officials in MI.
The 2015 PDK/Gallup survey finds that the public has become more disillusioned with testing but is split on parents opting out.
This week we talk about Chester Upland PA educators working without pay, the Dyett HS hunger strike in Chicago, charter schools reforms in OH and Maryland’s push to reduce high stakes testing.