Why State Reading Tests Are Poor Benchmarks of Student Success

Age Level
Elementary School
Audience
Practitioners
Resource Type
Text Document
Keywords
assessment
student achievement
student performance
Description
In this article, Dr. Hugh Catts discusses the problems associated with high stakes reading tests and offer suggestions for alternative approaches to evaluating academic success in the early school grades.
BEST Standard K-1
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