Assessments Tag

Bowling Green Daily News Education reform is a top priority for leaders of the Kentucky General Assembly this year. Lindsey Houchin and Stephanie Helton, two local teachers from the Bowling Green area, weigh in on the potential changes to the state’s standards after attending a recent committee...

Arizona Republic Like a regular health check-up, high-quality student assessments are an “indispensable tool” for parents and educators, writes Beth Maloney, the 2014 Arizona Teacher of the Year. Teachers use assessment results as one measure of student growth, and scores help parents to work with their...

Homeroom Imparting lessons learned from the White House Convening on Better, Fewer and Fairer Assessments, Dept. of Education Ambassador Fellow Patrick Kelly lists three critical steps to ensure high-quality assessments: 1. “teachers need more time and resources to develop assessments;” 2. “tests must be a reasonable...