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Stop high-stakes testing

Stop high-stakes testing

an appeal to America"s conscience

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational tests and measurements -- United States,
  • Educational accountability -- United States,
  • Educational equalization -- United States,
  • Children with social disabilities -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDale Johnson ... [et al.].
    ContributionsJohnson, Dale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3051 .S856 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17178547M
    ISBN 100742559378, 0742559386
    ISBN 109780742559370, 9780742559387
    LC Control Number2007008961


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High-Stakes Testing Stop high-stakes testing book test is high-stakes when its results are used to make important deci- sions that affect students, teachers, administrators, communities, schools, and districts (Madaus, ). In very specific terms, high- stakes tests are a part of apolicy design (Schneider & Ingram, ).

High-stakes testing will always be used to compare nations, communities, districts, schools, principals, teachers, parents, and students. There is no reason to think the tests will ever be de-weaponized. For this reason, we should take them away. It’s time to kill high-stakes testing. Education Week recently reported that some Republican Senate aides are doing more than dreaming — they're drafting a bill that would eliminate the federal mandate on standardized testing.

Annual tests for every child in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, plus one in high school. Things look a little brighter in math, where high-stakes testing has contributed to substantial gains in elementary-school achievement.

However, part of this reflects instructional time pilfered from other subjects, and the gains wither away by the time kids leave : Daniel Koretz. The Past, Present And Future Of High-Stakes Testing: NPR Ed Steve Inskeep talks with NPR Ed's Anya Kamenetz about her book, The Test: Why Our Schools Are Obsessed with Standardized Testing.

Stop high-stakes testing: an appeal to America's conscience. [Dale D Johnson;] -- Johnson (literacy education, Dowling College) argues that closing America's achievement gap cannot be accomplished until equality gaps in the school, home, and neighborhood are addressed. A high-stakes test is a test with important consequences for the test taker.

Passing has important benefits, such as a high schol diploma, a scholarship, or a license to practice a profession.

Failing has important disadvantages, such as being forced to take remedial classes until the test can be passed, not being allowed to drive a car, or difficulty finding employment. Please stop explaining black box models for high stakes decisions.

In Proceedings of NeurIPS Workshop on Critiquing and Correcting Trends in Machine Learning (NIPS, ). Cited by: This powerful collection from the groundbreaking Rethinking Schools magazine takes high-stakes standardized tests to task. Despite overwhelming evidence that the tests are invalid ways to measure teaching and learning—and continuing signs of their unjust effects on students and teachers—“reformers” and policymakers continue to force high-stakes tests into the public/5.

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The authors trace the. Voices from the growing movement of teachers, students, and parents organizing against high-stakes testing. For too long so-called education reformers, mostly billionaires, politicians, and others with little or no background in teaching, have gotten away with using standardized testing to punish our nation’s youth and educators.

The testing concerns focus on technical assistance and advocacy on testing. The focus on technical assistance and advocacy on testing covers K, university admissions, and employment tests. Opt Out Orlando works to assist parents in Florida to opt their children out of harmful high-stakes tests.

The blogging on this site is excellent and full. PDF | OnAudrey A. Fisch and others published Review of More than a score: The new uprising against high-stakes testing | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

Popham is less critical of high stakes testing. He sees more of a problem in using student test scores to assess teacher performance. But even he thinks the tests and the scores are being over valued and misunderstood in a wider context.

He writes. Pencils Down is one attempt to expose the fallacy of high-stakes testing to the general public: We wanted to put together a collection of articles that provide thoughtful, emotional, and classroom- and research-based critiques of high-stakes tests-one we could put in the hands of students and teachers (future, present, and past), and also pass.

CONTENTS Foreword Acknowledgments Introduction 1 1 High-stakes Testing: A Brief History 7 Origins of High-stakes Testing 7 Sliding, Slippery Language 9 First in the Nation 11 Recent Developments in High-stakes Testing 14 Criticisms of High-stakes Testing 17 Criticisms of No Child Left Behind 29 The Finland Model 32 Testing Preschool Children 35 Yet Another Test 37 High-stakes Testing.

American Educational Research Association (AERA), American Psychological Association (APA), & National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME). Standards for educational and psychological testing. Washington, D.C.: American Educational Research Association. Amrein-Beardsley, A.

Controlling schools using high-stakes tests: Moral imperatives inspired. New Hampshire And The Common Core: Stop The High Stakes Testing. AFT-NH BH Education Featured Union. Matt Murray Leave a Comment on New Hampshire And The Common Core: Stop The High Stakes Testing.

and author of the forthcoming book, Endangering Prosperity. Thus to the front lines with "More Than a Score: The New Uprising Against High Stakes Testing" (Haymarket, ). It's an anthology edited by Jesse Hagopian, a history teacher at Seattle's.

The federal government's No Child Left Behind Act has thrust high-stakes testing - its goals, methods, and consequences - into the educational limelight. The four-fold purpose of this book is to: describe the nature of high-stakes testing; identify types of collateral damage that have atte.

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High-stakes testing puts narrow, flawed instruments at the center of education and leads to intensive teaching to the exams, which does not result in real learning gains. At the same time, many children are less motivated, are denied a high-quality educational experience, and become more likely to leave school before graduating.

But in Hammond's eye, the best solution to biased testing would be to follow the model of states like Nebraska, Minnesota and Connecticut--three of the highest achieving states in the country--that conduct performance-based assessments, instead of relying solely on high-stakes : Smith, Deborah.

Genia Connell: Teaching for Testing Success. Whether you love them or hate them, standardized tests have become an integral part of public education. The dates of our state standardized “testing window” are handed out to teachers before the first day of school and we count down the days much like the children count down days until vacation.

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The school-to-prison pipeline is a major contributor to that atrocity. Boston University economics professor Kevin Lang’s study The School-to-Prison Pipeline Exposed reveals that increases in the use of high-stakes standardized high school exit exams are linked to increased incarceration rates.

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Until that happy day, educators must hold fast to the ideal of developmentally-appropriate middle level education even if they have to make some accommodations to .