The Answer Sheet: Tests Making Schools 'Worse'


Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 04/07/2013

Mom: Why I won't let my son take high-stakes standardized test

" As test prep ramped up in February and March I had another revelation: Jacob does not love to read. Based on what he was bringing home from school, how could he? I realized that if I wanted to help him to love to read I had to take off the pressure that was coming from the PSSA."

By Valerie Strauss  |  02:04 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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