Analysis: How good are the tests teachers give their students? Districts need to know
At this critical juncture in K-12 education, it’s essential that schools invest in tools to better identify students’ learning needs so they can address pandemic recovery and chronic inequities. But while most districts use commercial interim assessments to guide them, far too little is known about the effectiveness of these tests. Interim assessments are big business....
By Eric Hirsch, Dr. Erika Landl & Dr. Susan Lyons | June 21, 2023