Public School Assessment Essay by CalDR

Public School Assessment
Discusses the effectiveness of assessing America's public schools using standardized testing.
# 29353 | 1,235 words | 6 sources | APA | 2002 | US
Published on Jul 29, 2003 in Education (Administration) , Psychology (Testing) , Education (General)

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For many years the nation's public school system has used standardized test scores to measure the success rate of its teachers, pupils and programs. In more recent history, there has been concern that the standardized testing scores are not an accurate or fair measure of such elements. This paper presents a detailed examination of assessing public schools through standardized testing. The writer discusses the use of the tests and the research that has been done to determine its value as an evaluation tool. The writer opposes the use of standardized testing as an accurate measurement of school success.

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