What You Should Know About Testing
  Present day civil rights organizations
have taken a stand against the
opt-out of testing movement.

They state:
"P articipation in assessments is critical for expanding educational
opportunity for all students."
If Martin Luther King was alive today
would he agree with them?
as well as  here and here .

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How Is Your State
Performing On the: 

National Assessment of
Educational Progress?

To Learn More about
the 2015 NAEP Scores for
12th grade students



Toolkit for Evaluating the Alignment of
Instructional and Assessment Materials to
the Common Core State Standards
 Students Exceed Expectations On the
New Common Core Aligned Exam
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Please refer to the following 
articles listed below that focus on a wide range of
public voices focusing on testing.

How School Accountability and/or Testing Improves Public Schools

Does School Accountability Lead to Improved Student Performance?

Does ESSA Mean the End of Super Subgroups for Accountability?

Private School Students Do Not Do Any Better Than Public School Students on the PISA

Do Private School Students Do Better On the PISA?

Voucher Students Who Transferred to Private Schools Experienced Significant Losses in Achievement

The Problem With Student Growth Measures 

Why Some Measures Create Greater Accuracy Concerns

Linking NAEP Achievement Levels to TIMSS