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Standardized Testing Rips the Fun out of Learning

June 13, 2017

Guest Writer Lily Graham The alarm goes off on the first day of school, for most second graders this means a year of new classmates, exciting subjects and another year closer to being a “big kid.”...

Loy Norrix Protests State School Conditions and Standardized Tests

Loy Norrix Protests State School Conditions and Standardized Tests

Grace Marshall October 27, 2016

Bleary eyed high schoolers trudge through a crowd gathered in front of the main entrance to Loy Norrix. As the dark sky lightened, the air was filled with chanting. One voice calling out, “More time...

“More Time Learning! Less Time Testing!” Loy Norrix Advocates for Fewer Standardized Tests

“More Time Learning! Less Time Testing!” Loy Norrix Advocates for Fewer Standardized Tests

rubyahensley February 17, 2016

A day in the life of an average American high school student: wake up, eat breakfast, and go to school: another day, prepping towards another big test. The annual ritual of filling in an endless sea of...

There Should Be No Standardized Testing In Schools

There Should Be No Standardized Testing In Schools

LauraMartin June 9, 2015

There is a test today. No big deal, right? The feeling of butterflies eating from the inside out comes when you remember there was no such thing as studying last night. Everyone gets the same test so...

Juniors React to the ACT

Juniors React to the ACT

March 9, 2015

          By Katie Srodes and Rachel Wheat http://www.schooltube.com/video/04f6961dd4674360951b/Juniors%20React%20to%20the%20ACT Juniors are interviewed about their ACT experience...

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