The efforts to put pressure on Texas schools during the 1990s to raise test scores improved some students' life chances and but hindered those of others. According to a new study that probed students' long-term outcomes, ...
Nov 02, 2015 in Social Sciences
New study shows how components of teaching predict adolescent outcomes beyond standardized test scores
A new study from the Achievement Gap Initiative at Harvard University suggests some ways of balancing the nation's emphasis on standardized test scores with other measurable learning outcomes. The study is entitled The Influence ...
Oct 28, 2015 in Social Sciences