Category Archives: Standardized testing

  1. Students protest corporate control of education

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    April 23, 2015 by realrenewal

    More than 150,000 New York students recently boycotted standardized tests, which critics say have led to neighbourhood school closures, teacher …
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  2. Standardized testing scrapped: Commentary

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    April 10, 2014 by realrenewal

    by Dr. Marc Spooner I full-heartedly applaud the Ministry of Education for listening and responding to the concerns of students, …
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  3. Streaming in our schools examined

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    March 30, 2014 by realrenewal

    The latest issue of Our Schools Our Selves looks at how students end up being streamed by the system. Restacking …
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  4. Standardized testing – under review or not?

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    March 30, 2014 by realrenewal

    The province has said standardized testing is on hold until the end of a Student First review. At the same …
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  5. Standardized testing forging ahead

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    September 6, 2013 by realrenewal

    Standardized testing looked to be hold as of Aug. 30, when education deputy minister Dan Florizone told the media that the …
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  6. Sask educators respond to standardized testing

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    March 20, 2013 by realrenewal

    University education professors and classroom educators have written an open letter to education minister Russ Marchuk about the province’s plan …
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  7. What should be the aim of education? A parent’s perspective.

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    February 15, 2013 by realrenewal

    by Trish Elliott, Feb. 5, 2013 This short talk was part of the University of Regina Faculty of Education’s ‘Talkin’ …
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