A Principal's Reflections: Children Stressed to the Breaking Point Due to Standardized Testing | finlandeducation | Scoop.it

Recently New York City made public teacher evaluations based on student standardized test scores. This proceeded the state of New York's decision to change how educators are evaluated, in part by connecting the standardized test scores of students into final ratings. The following letter was shared with me by a friend whose daughter is in the New York City Public School System. She plans on sending this to officials in the NYC Department of Education to inform them of the potential that more standardized testing will have as a result of recent reform efforts.

Via Steven Engravalle, Jacqueline Goldoff