Educational Accountability with a Human Face

Status: 
Archived
Subject: 
K-12 Testing

The US is not alone in the misuse of standardized tests. Educational Accountability with a Human Face, by the Canadian Teachers Association, argues that standardized testing does not equal accountability. They propose accountability based on professional responsibility—the authority to make educational decisions about their students. The report outlines components that need to be woven into a “tapestry” of true accountability. They also call for unions to be in the forefront of struggling for better education.

 

- http://www.ctf-fce.ca/ $15