Public Skeptical of Standardized Testing

Much of the American public does not believe that standardized testing is improving public schools, a new survey shows, according to a new poll. 

The 45th annual Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll of the Public’s Attitudes Toward the Public Schools found that only 22 percent of those surveyed said increased testing had helped the performance of their local schools, compared with 28 percent in 2007. It a

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