Over-Testing Our Kids Is Not The Answer -- It's The Problem

“I’m writing a book about school testing.”

“Thank goodness. It’s about time.”

That’s the conversation I’ve been having again and again recently. As an education writer for the past twelve years and as a parent talking to other parents, I’ve seen how high-stakes standardized tests are stunting children’s spirits, adding stress to family life, demoralizing teachers, undermining schools, paralyzing the education debate, and gutting our country’s future competitiveness.

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