iOS app Android app

Northwest Evaluation Association

Minority Testing Bias Persists

Ronnie Reese | Posted 04.23.2013 | Black Voices
Ronnie Reese

In a month where (some of) America celebrates black history and the work of individuals who fought tirelessly for equality, the current uproar over standardized testing highlights just how much we have yet to overcome.

As Exams Move Online, Students Spend More Time Testing

| Sarah Garland | Posted 08.26.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. In the Appoquinimink school district in central Delaware, students now take three, and som...

Joy Resmovits

No A+ Student Left Behind?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.20.2011 | Education

In the eyes of Michael Petrilli, education discussions and policies based on the disparity in performance between subgroups of U.S. students -- known ...

The Global Search for Education: What Did You Learn Today?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.20.2011 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Dylan Wiliam and his colleagues have developed a classroom program called Embedded Formative Assessment. Over the last four years, this program has been established in over 1000 teacher learning communities

New York State School Leadership Fiasco: The Illusion of Rigor

David A. Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David A. Singer

This past week the New York State Education Department released the scores of proficiency tests in math and English. The "proficiency" level of students in New York has plummeted through the floor.

The Global Search for Education: New Study - Students Want Input

C. M. Rubin | Posted 07.04.2014 | Education
C. M. Rubin

"Students should have a voice in how their own data is used." - Kelly Goodrich A fascinating new study reveals that students want more input in th...