High stakes testing should be suspended again for 2020-2021. Listen to the growing chorus of voices offering solutions to the ineffective accountability of high stakes testing. As we grapple with measuring success of districts and boards without outcome measurement data (SBAC, EasyCBM, iReady), how will student data be adjusted with unbiased algorithms?
Oregon Public Education Network lobbying efforts have led to formation of the State Assessment Work Group, which convened last Thursday to start the process to evaluate k12 statewide assessments. Here are notes from the first meeting. Attendance: Senator Lew Frederick, Nathan Stoltz, Larry Lewin, Pat Eck, Jan Eck, Rebecca Easton, Marissa Ediza, Josh Edwards, Carrie […]