Racine Education Association asks for audit of all standardized testing

The Racine Education Association is asking the school board to conduct an audit of testing in the district, including an inventory of all standardized tests, the purpose of the tests, time spent taking each test, and time spent on test preparation. “Beyond the social and emotional damage high-stakes standardized tests have on children, there is also a definite fiscal impact — whether it be the costs of the tests themselves, time lost on teaching and learning, use of technology, etc. — that should be considered as well,” said REA President Angelina Cruz.

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Free Screening of Standardized

We invite you to a special free screening of Standardized: How Testing is Ruining Public Education. Brought to you by the REA-REAA and the Racine Public Library. Join us on Thursday, March 9 from 5:30pm-7:30pm at the Racine Public Library in the Emily Lee Room. All parents, families, educators, and students welcome! For more information, contact […]

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