Education Reform Initiative

Beyond the Scantron

Tests and equity in today's schools

The role of testing dominates many education policy conversations from classroom practice to state accountability systems to college admissions. In this series, the expert voices of parents, educators, researchers, and policy makers discuss how assessments are built, how they are used, how they can be improved, and the critical role they play for students during the pandemic and beyond.

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Expert Viewpoints

The Basics