ATLANTA (AP) — Eleven former Atlanta Public Schools educators accused of participating in a test cheating conspiracy that drew nationwide attention were convicted Wednesday of racketeering charges. 510 more words
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I see so many posts in SLP facebook groups asking people to look up test scores for them because they didn’t bring the manuals home or left at at one of their schools. 275 more words
Many economists these days know what drives people to actually do things better than our policy makers: incentives.
The newer field of behavioral economics has found through countless studies and experiments that people are more likely to do what you want them to do if they are given some positive incentive to do it. 604 more words
If it’s March, it must be test-prep season: next month, New York students in grades three through eight will take the state’s standardized English Language Arts and Mathematics tests: three days of exams devoted to both subjects, lasting for upward of seventy minutes a day. 1,514 more words
Today, March 9th, 2014 is Opt Out Day. This means you need to opt your child out of the Delaware state standardized test, the Smarter Balanced Assessment. 496 more words