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Standardized Tests

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Standardized Tests

Standardized Tests

Standardized Tests

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Sixth grade teacher Daniel Ferri tells us about one experience he had giving his students a standardized writing test. Ferri explained carefully why they had to take the test, and made every effort to help them understand how to take the test—with special reminders to "darken circles." But one student took that instruction and thought it was his essay topic. Ferri wondered what the test scorer would make of it.