The Failures of 'Race to the Top' and 'No Child Left Behind'

Welcome to standardized testing season, when students nationwide are clearing their desks, sharpening their pencils and fighting feelings of anxiety to meet our schools’, states’, and federal government’s desire for a simple, quantifiable way to measure them. Is this really what education is about? It shouldn’t be. Educators across America agree that high-stakes testing has taken the place of... read more
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The Failures of 'Race to the Top' and 'No Child Left Behind'