This space explores issues in public education policy, and it advocates for a commitment to and a re-examination of the democratic purposes of schools. If there is some urgency in the message, it is due to the current reform efforts that are based on a radical re-invention of education, now spearheaded by a psychometric blitzkrieg of "metastasizing testing" aimed at dismantling a public education system that took almost 200 years to build. JH August, 2005
Tuesday, August 09, 2005
Communities for Quality Education
What is going on in your state to challenge NCLB? This link might have the answer, and it comes from Bob Schaefer at Assessment Reform Network (ARN), a listserv operated by Fairtest.org.