Daily Archives: January 9, 2020

La. State Superintendent John White Resigns

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
On January 08, 2020, Louisiana state superintendent John White submitted his letter of resignation to the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE). In it, White states, “I write to advise…

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Daniel Koretz: American Students Are Not Getting Smarter, and Test-Based “Reforms” Are to Blame

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Daniel Koretz is one of the leading authorities on testing in the United States. A professor at Harvard University, he has written two important books about testing–its uses and misuses. The first was…

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