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Principal Writes Incredible Letter to Students Regarding ...

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Jul 17, 2014 ... After receiving their standardized test results, students at a Primary school in Lancashire, England received a letter from their principal. ... Please find enclosed your end of KS2 test results. We are very proud of you as you ...

Test Problems: Seven Reasons Why Standardized Tests Are Not ...

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Apr 22, 2013 ... In a New York City middle school, the principal asked teachers to spend ... As you might suspect, the plan failed, and in the end, fewer than one in four New York ... community, parents organized a boycott of the eighth-grade standardized tests. ... In Louisiana, parents requested that the Office for Civil Rights ....

Standardized testing: I opted my kids out. The schools freaked out ...

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Mar 6, 2014 ... Young woman working on a standardized test ... But here was the principal herself, instantaneously calling me in response to an email ... my daughter up at middle school at 9:25 a.m. I went into the office and checked her out.

Principal's Office - YHS

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As progress reports are completed, and we prepare for the end of the quarter on .... as there are always many details surrounding standardized testing events.

The high stakes of standardized tests – Schools of Thought - CNN ...

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May 17, 2012 ... Across the country, teachers, principals and parents are pushing back ... “The standardized test is just that one day snapshot at the end that then gets ... The idea of going to "the office" when your in trouble or getting an award ...

A Middle-School Cheating Scandal - The New Yorker

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Jul 21, 2014 ... Christopher Waller, the principal of Parks, was lauded in Atlanta, and ... School, in Atlanta, unlocked the room where standardized tests were kept. ... At the end of the testing week, Lewis went back to the testing office with ...

Why Poor Schools Can't Win at Standardized Testing - The Atlantic

www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/07/why-poor-schools-cant-win-at-standardized-testing/374287/

Jul 15, 2014 ... I knew my son would start taking standardized tests in third grade. .... “We don't have that list,” an administrator at the Philadelphia Office of .... “Principals weren't good at managing cash accounts or student accounts. .... At the end of the 2012– 2013 school year, the book budget was eliminated altogether.

UNDERSTANDING STANDARDIZED TESTING IN THE ...

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Catholic Education Office – September, 2011 ... Standardized tests provide principals, teachers, and parents with current and reliable .... Standardized tests presume normal growth occurs from the beginning of the school year to the end and.

8th Grader Suspended for Informing Classmates of Standardized Test

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Mar 2, 2015 ... "I was sent to the principal's office for an hour and 20 minutes and then at the end of the day she ended up suspending me." The school district ...

The principal perspective: full report - Center for Public Education

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A highly effective principal can increase his or her students' scores up to 10 ... on standardized tests in just one year (Waters, Marzano and McNulty 2003). ... Today, principals must spend much more time in classrooms than in the office, and .... the higher end of that spectrum (Beteille, Kalogrides and Loeb 2011, Boyd , et al.