Fairtest: The Fight Against High-Stakes Testing Grows Stronger

Diane Ravitch's blog

When will Congress get the message? More and more parents and educators are fighting the education-industrial complex. Good for profit, bad for education. Bad for children.

Fairtest reports:

As the national testing resistance and reform movement rapidly accelerates, FairTest proposes a moratorium on all high-stakes exams to allow time to overhaul assessment at the federal, state and local levels. Check out the plan and incorporate it in your grassroots advocacy!

Time for a National Moratorium on High-Stakes Testing: How It Would Work
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/10/14/how-a-national-moratorium-on-standardized-testing-could-work/

See FairTest Fact Sheet « Time For a Real Testing Moratorium »
http://fairtest.org/time-real-testing-moratorium

Push to Limit Federal Test Mandates Gathers Steam
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/10/15/08testing.h34.html

Federal Standardized Exam Rules Limit Colorado’s Assessment Flexibility
http://co.chalkbeat.org/2014/10/08/state-has-limited-flexibility-on-testing-feds-say/#.VDZ4DcmwRrs

Testing is Key Issue on Colorado Election Campaign Trail
http://co.chalkbeat.org/2014/10/09/testing-issue-follows-candidates-on-campaign-trail/

Connecticut Gears Up to Oppose Common Core Assessments
http://jonathanpelto.com/2014/10/09/connecticut-children-stupid/

Firing Delaware Educators for Low Test Scores is Bad for Students and Schools
http://www.delawareonline.com/story/opinion/contributors/2014/10/09/priority-plan-bad-fit-schools-students/16992367/

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