The tests of life


With educators and parents feeling strongly that too much time is given to “teaching to the test” and that programs, particularly in the arts, are cut or suffer as a result, many colleges are making standardized test scores optional.  The controvery over standardized testing and the stress it causes is continually unfolding. A recent article in the US News and World Report spoke to the issue of test stress:  “Students, too, are stressed out, forced to take tests they fear will determine much of their futures. If you want to really Read More