ERIC Number: EJ632273
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Teaching in the Time of Testing: What Have You Lost?
McCracken, Nancy Mellin; McCracken, Hugh Thomas
English Journal, v91 n1 p30-35 Sep 2001
Asks several teachers what they have lost from their teaching or their classroom since the growth in mandated, standardized testing. Considers the ill effects of mandated testing, and names some educational essentials at risk of being lost while testing rules. Discusses what is lost in high-stakes multiple-choice testing of new teachers. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Assessing Ourselves to Death.