Monday, May 04, 2015

HERE COMES THE MONKEY! - Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Standardized Testing


Published on May 3, 2015  ::  American students face a ridiculous amount of testing. John Oliver explains how standardized tests impact school funding, the achievement gap, how often kids are expected to throw up.

This is all really good, painfully funny and extremely true …but the part about Pearson starts at 10:50.  “Pearson is the educational equivalent of Time Warner Cable. Either you’ve never had any contact with them  …or they’ve ruined your F&%*ING  life”

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