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Testing Firm Hits Back Against Claims of Flaws

Testing Firm Hits Back Against Claims of Flaws

Aug 9, 2012

Testing Firm Hits Back Against Claims of Flaws by Morgan Smith The state’s test vendor has fired back at research from a University of Texas at Austin professor that calls into question the method it uses to develop Texas standardized exams, saying that his claims lack factual evidence. Denny Way, the senior vice president for measurement services at...

In Texas, a Backlash Against Student Testing

In Texas, a Backlash Against Student Testing

Feb 7, 2012

When Christopher Chamness entered the third grade last year, he began to get stomach aches before school. His mother, Edy, said the fire had gone out of a child who she said had previously gone joyfully to his classes.