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Many educators are coming to recognize that the disruptions of COVID have thrown into sharp relief the need to assess students more equitably.
Girls in the U.S. showed higher rates of growth mindset than did boys. More affluent students also expressed a greater belief in the potential to expand intelligence.
Aptitude tests provide a more complete picture of a students’ abilities and potential, and can open their eyes to new potential careers, research says.
75% of fourth- and eighth-graders attended public schools that provided hybrid or in-person instruction during the last few weeks of winter.
Mississippi’s Laurel School District received a ‘F’ though recent data showed students making substantial progress, Superintendent Toy Watts says.
Artificial intelligence will power more complex and collaborative learning activities along with deeper assessments of students' knowledge, experts say.
The 2021 Preparing Test-Resistant Students for Assessments: A Staff Training Guide offers tools and strategies to reduce test resistance in students with and without disabilities.
A majority of reviews on one website focused heavily on tests scores and were written by parents at schools in affluent neighborhoods, an analysis has found.
Districts must plan to administer statewide assessments this spring, despite obstacles posed by remote learning and other situations related to COVID-19 pandemic responses.
An 'misaligned' web of early learning assessments" makes it hard to determine how much students learn during preschool through grade 2, a new report finds.
Biden administration's testing flexibility will not end the debate while the courts and Congress are likely to weigh in on gender identity, discrimination and athletics.