Debate Over NJ's New Standardized Test Shifts From Classroom To LegislatureParents in New Jersey who don’t want their kids to take the PARCC test appear to have lawmakers on their side
City Council Hearing Looks Into Pros And Cons Of Standardized TestingStandardized tests like the PSSAs and now, the Keystone exams, are a major measure of student performance in Pennsylvania. But Philadelphia teachers union president Jerry Jordan told a Council hearing that they haven't helped.
New SAT: The Essay Portion To Become Optional Essay optional. No penalties for wrong answers. The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions.
President Obama Committed To Helping Low-Income Students Get Into CollegePresident Barack Obama spent Thursday meeting with university presidents around the country, asking for an expansion in access to higher education.