Tag: test scores

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Community colleges dropped test scores for class placements amid pandemic: report

January 20, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Many community colleges have been using a variety of other measures as a growing body of research reveals that standardized testing alone frequently misplaces students in developmental courses. That creates serious consequences for learners, who may experience graduation delays or […]


New Mexico governor suspends student testing system

January 4, 2019

Via: Education Week

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Thursday set in motion the replacement of the current statewide standardized testing system with a pair of executive orders that also calls for removing those exam results from teacher evaluations. The orders by […]

Education Strategies

How The Culture Of Achievement Is Hurting Our Schools

January 18, 2016

Via: TeachThought

Achievement sounds great doesn’t it? What parent doesn’t want their child to achieve? What teacher doesn’t hope their students achieve at a high level? Of course achievement in general is a good thing but the Culture of Achievement created by […]