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Testing, it’s what’s for dinner... and it actually tastes good

In Ohio, for educators, parents and students, spring does NOT mark the beginning of “March Madness”, Easter, or Spring Break…. but instead, the Testing Season. Testing means standardized testing, a tool used by administrators that threaten teachers... and by teachers to terrify children.

So, with testing season rapidly approaching, let us tackle the persistent questions that surround this lovely time of year. What is testing? What is it really supposed to tell us? Why not just get rid of them?

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