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www.nj.com/education/2015/01/commission_on_student_testing.html

Jan 23, 2015 ... Chris Christie to study student testing says schools could be giving students ... "I don't think that's a conversation we've had in New Jersey yet," ...

www.nj.com/education/2017/03/parcc_testing_is_back_monday_and_the_stakes_are_higher_in_nj.html

Mar 27, 2017 ... "We are certainly not giving them any particular advice on what they ... And middle school students already enrolled in Algebra I won't just have to ... for various reasons, including concerns about over-testing and the use of ...

www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/is-there-too-much-testing-in-the-public-schools

Sep 24, 2014 ... This is the first year that schools will publish student test scores tied to the ... new standards cause overtesting that rob teachers and students of valuable teaching time. ... Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York .... As a part of our American Graduate series, we explore this with two ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/20/students-opt-out-standardized-tests_n_6722558.html

Feb 20, 2015 ... At least 93 students at a single Philadelphia middle school are ... “We're not doing this willy-nilly because we're a bunch of ... In New Jersey, opting out could affect whether students qualify for gifted-and-talented programs.

www.nj.gov/education/assessment

New Jersey has administered statewide assessments since the 1970s, and over the ... Left Behind Act, every state was required to test students in mathematics and English ... In the 2014-15 school year, New Jersey transitioned from its former ...

www.nj.gov/education/assessment/parcc/resources/Parent-FAQ-Guide-PARCC.pdf

The major complaint about New Jersey's previous statewide assessments test in English language ... Students in New Jersey will spend less than 1 percent of their time in school on the annual ... Should I be concerned with over-testing? • We are committed to preparing all students for success in college and career, and part.

neatoday.org/2015/03/12/parents-educators-lawmakers-testing-not-learning

Mar 12, 2015 ... In New Jersey, a parent recently read aloud to school board members the “NEA ... And educators know that students are more than a test score, so let educators teach,” said ... Over-testing is as ubiquitous as cold germs in American ... “We must turn our classrooms back over to our teachers,” said Jeffrey ...

www.njtvonline.org/news/video/new-jersey-parcc-math-results-troublesome

Oct 21, 2015 ... Take math for example, 55 percent of New Jersey 3rd graders failed to ... Wendell Steinhauer, President New Jersey Education Association, said “The over testing is ... validates what we're seeing in the PARCC score distributions in that ... opportunity to make these students proficient that's what the schools ...

neatoday.org/2014/11/02/nea-survey-nearly-half-of-teachers-consider-leaving-profession-due-to-standardized-testing-2

Nov 2, 2014 ... “I would much rather help students learn how to conduct research and how to discuss ... “Imagine what we could do with that time. ... Over 40 percent of surveyed members reported that their school placed “moderate” to ... While it's clear from the survey that over-testing has taken its toll on classrooms across ...