Opposition to the testing madness of the Bush-Obama administrations continues to escalate, as parents, teachers, and student react to excessive testing across the nation.
Here is the Fairtest update:
An increasing number of stories report criticism of Common Core tests and rising opposition to other high-stakes standardized exams. This week’s clips include updates from 20 states, several excellent commentaries and links to important reports.
The Gathering Resistance to Standardized Testing
State Political Rifts Sap Support for Common Core Exams
The Cost of Our Testing Obsession
Why a Common Core Testing Moratorium is Needed . . . Now!
Competitor Sues to Overturn Pearson’ s Common Core Testing Contract
Pearson’s History of Testing Problems
Test Expert: Most California Schools Not Ready for Common Core Exams
Tryout of New California Test Plagued by Computer Problems
Common Core Testing Raises Question About Who Is in Charge…
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