What Happens When States Un-Standardize Tests?

Education Week  |  October 11, 2018

Education WeekFew educators are fans of fill-in-the-bubble standardized tests that don’t yield results until after students leave the classroom.

But when states had a chance to try out richer forms of assessment under a new pilot program established by the Every Student Succeeds Act, all but two demurred, in part because the pilot comes with tough technical requirements and no extra federal funding. Read more