This is the first in a series of profiles of student activists bringing meaningful change to public schools.
Tag: standardized testing
Vanessa Skipper shows students the power of their vote by leading rally to end over-testing in public schools.
Lawmakers are still working to reauthorize ESEA, You can help remind them what the overuse of standardized tests means for students.
Parents, community leaders agree to take standardize tests to understand what students go through.
This week we talk about linking test scores to teacher evaluations in WA, the school funding fight in IL, tax dollars for private schools in MT and the fight against the overuse of standardized tests in CT.
Florida students still stuck in testing morass after state investigation fails to address the crisis.
This week we talk about the misuse of standardized testing in Maine, Pennsylvania and Washington, and the decision in Massachusetts not to advance new charter schools.
This week we talk about an attack on academic standards in MT, testing in CT, and the MD and IL State of the State addresses.
Maryland educators ask board of education to suspend new tests, say better assessments are done during instruction.
Teacher David Wilkinson and DREAMer student Ana Zamora share a once-in-a-lifetime experience neither ever imagined — they were in attendance at last week’s State of the Union.