Labor Voices: The end of standardized testing

classroom1When Johnny comes home exhausted from taking a six-hour test in elementary school, parents aren’t happy. When Janey collapses in tears on her computer keyboard from trying to read text that is beyond her middle school grade level, teachers feel crushed. When students are denied the use of technology for actual learning, because every computer and tablet in their district is tied up in testing for weeks, children lose and lose again.  Read More