"In some places, tests — and preparation for them — are dominating the calendar and culture of schools and causing undue stress for students and educators." -Arne Duncan (surprised?  I was!)

Testing: How Much Is Too Much?

NPREd (follow this link for the original article where you will also be able to click through a series of graphics on the proportion of testing and its categories)

November 17, 2014 8:03 AM ET
Myla Van Duyn


A teacher who thought that it would all be okay until I got VAM-med as well below expectations in a school that is low income, high risk,etc. It's not okay.