"Testing is a major challenge in education.
Agreeing on what’s to be tested and how it’s to be administered is a matter of much debate. It’s also a big business...
[Common Core testing may include] adaptive computer-based testing to the existing assessments forms, which in many states include short-written responses. While efforts like these continue, there remains a chasm between the progressive vision of a 21st century learning environment, and a decidedly 20th century assessment style.
Via Beth Dichter