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Testing is controversial. Learn more before having your child tested. The State standardized testing is for public school children only.

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Free ACCUPLACER Practice Test Questions and Exam Prep

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Nursing Entrance Exam Practice Questions (Raise your Exam Score)

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Test prep | Khan Academy

Test prep | Khan Academy

Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.

Testing Services for Homeschoolers | A2Z Homeschooling

Testing Services for Homeschoolers

If you must test, where do you get tests? A wide variety of testing services are available throughout the USA and Canada. Testing Homeschoolers Achievement Tests Alternative Assessment Canadian Testin

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Imagine children thinking they're 'dumb' because they performed poorly on standardized tests. One teacher said it happened at her school. | The Progressive Pulse

Imagine children thinking they're 'dumb' because they performed poorly on standardized tests. One teacher said it happened at her school. | The Progressive Pulse

“I’m dumb, I’m dumb, I’m dumb.” That’s how Wake County teacher Meredith Pinckney said some students reacted after learning they’d performed poorly on end-of-grade tests last year. “I teach at a school that is low-performing, and last year was my first year there, and we got our test scores and we gave them to our ...

My Child is Falling Behind... And I Couldn't Be Happier

My Child is Falling Behind... And I Couldn't Be Happier | Happiness is here

My child is falling behind. She’s not meeting standards. Actually, she doesn’t even know of the standards. She doesn’t write perfectly on the lines. She doesn’t even write every day. She only writes when it interests her. But she’ll tell … Continue reading →

Are you a homeschool mom who is unsure if you are doing enough to keep your child from falling behind? NO WORRIES! I have some encouragement for you!

Dear Homeschool Mom Who Worries About Her Child Being Behind

Are you a homeschool mom who is unsure if you are doing enough to keep your child from falling behind? NO WORRIES! I have some encouragement for you!

Placement Tests for Homeschoolers

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Links to Free Placement Tests for Homeschoolers.

Test Prep

Study Guide Zone (Free Guides & Practice Tests)

Get test prep help for the most popular exams. Learn what you need to know to ace your test with our free practice questions!

Information about the college assessment test.

Free ACCUPLACER Practice Test Questions and Exam Prep

Get started studying with our free Accuplacer practice test questions. These questions will help you increase your Accuplacer test score.

CHSPE test prep

Nursing Entrance Exam Practice Questions (Raise your Exam Score)

Nursing Entrance Test Exam Review and Nursing Entrance Test Test Questions. Prep that Empowers. Learn more.

Test prep | Khan Academy

Test prep | Khan Academy

Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.

Testing Services for Homeschoolers | A2Z Homeschooling

Testing Services for Homeschoolers

If you must test, where do you get tests? A wide variety of testing services are available throughout the USA and Canada. Testing Homeschoolers Achievement Tests Alternative Assessment Canadian Testin

Children, Learning, and the 'Evaluative Gaze' of School: How a watched pot loses the desire to boil.  Carol Black

Children, Learning, and the Evaluative Gaze of School — Carol Black

How a watched pot loses the desire to boil.

School, in its current form, is destroying children's innate love of learning and ultimately, their true sense of self as learners. Read the full article here.

Why school has stopped working

School, in its current form, is destroying children's innate love of learning and ultimately, their true sense of self as learners.

As I sit in the computer lab while my students take our state’s standardized test, I can sense the angst in the room. I can sense that even though I had the students do a brain break and talked about ‘taking a breath’ during a test, I do not hear them breathing. I hear clicking Read More »

Standardized Testing: The Teacher's Dilemma | Homeschool Base

As I sit in the computer lab while my students take our state’s standardized test, I can sense the angst in the room. I can sense that even though I had the students do a brain break and talked about ‘taking a breath’ during a test, I do not hear them breathing. I hear clicking Read More »

AP Classes Are a Scam - The Atlantic

AP Classes Are a Scam

The College Board earns over half of all its revenues from the courses—and, in an uncertain environment, students keep being suckered.

Sal Khan: Let's teach for mastery -- not test scores | TED Talk | TED.com

Let's teach for mastery -- not test scores

Would you choose to build a house on top of an unfinished foundation? Of course not. Why, then, do we rush students through education when they haven't always grasped the basics? Yes, it's complicated, but educator Sal Khan shares his plan to turn struggling students into scholars by helping them master concepts at their own pace.

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Test prep for 5-year-olds is a real thing. Here’s what it looks like.

'This is kindergarten. We force children to take tests that their brains cannot grasp. We ignore research that proves that children who are 5-6 learn best experientially. We rob them of precious free play that teaches them how to be good citizens, good friends and good thinkers.'