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Teacher’s View: Testing Ability & Achievement Gives Insight into the Whole Child

The 74 Million – Anna Houseman

“As a former elementary school teacher, I saw firsthand the impact of a focus on achievement assessments. From day one of the school year, everything revolved around helping students pass the end-of-year exams. Yet, something felt off. I spent more time teaching test-taking strategies than I did understanding my students’ strengths and interests. And when I did feel that certain children were not performing up to their potential, I had no data to back it up.” (more)

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