What Happens When States Un-Standardize Tests?
October 11, 2018
Education Week | October 11, 2018
(Featuring CEI’s Elliott Asp)
Few 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.