The National Center for Fair & Open Testing

The National Center for Fair & Open Testing (FairTest) works to end the misuses and flaws of standardized testing and to ensure that evaluation of students, teachers and schools is fair, open, valid and educationally beneficial.

Learn more about us and our mission.


This year, I’m urging all of my friends and allies to give to FairTest so assessment reformers can win more victories against the testing Goliath

The U.S. needs an indefinite moratorium on high-stakes testing to make room to design new assessment systems. Here's why.

An analysis shows the 2014 SAT Score Trend Remains Flat; Test-Fixated School Policies Have Not Improved College Readiness

The rapidly growing assessment reform movement had many "wins" this year, according to a new FairTest report.

This report, based on interviews with dozens of activists, provides insights on how they built rapidly growing, successful campaigns.

Learn how ineffective, unfair  'growth' and 'value-added' measures (VAM) undermine teaching and learning.