Posts Tagged Standards of Learning

Bill limiting excessive testing in Virginia schools likely to move forward

Members of the General Assembly are considering a bill to simplify how students are tested in public schools. Michael Pope reports.

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The On-Going Debate Over Standardized Testing in Virginia

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As lawmakers return to Richmond this year, many of them will be focused on reforming Virginia’s system of standardized testing. Michael Pope has the story.

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Standardized Tests Could Have Smaller Impact Under New Law

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How should schools and teachers be evaluated in Virginia? And what role should standardized testing play. Michael Pope reports those tests are about to have less of an influence in schools across the Commonwealth.

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