Collateral Damage: How High-Stakes Testing Corrupts America's Schools / Edition 1

Collateral Damage: How High-Stakes Testing Corrupts America's Schools / Edition 1

by Sharon L. Nichols, David C. Berliner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1891792350

ISBN-13: 9781891792359

Pub. Date: 03/05/2007

Publisher: Harvard Education Press

For more than a decade, the debate over high-stakes testing has dominated the field of education. This passionate and provocative book provides a fresh perspective on the issue and powerful ammunition for opponents of high-stakes tests. Drawing on their extensive research, Nichols and Berliner document and categorize the ways that high-stakes testing threatens the…  See more details below

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For more than a decade, the debate over high-stakes testing has dominated the field of education. This passionate and provocative book provides a fresh perspective on the issue and powerful ammunition for opponents of high-stakes tests. Drawing on their extensive research, Nichols and Berliner document and categorize the ways that high-stakes testing threatens the purposes and ideals of the American education system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781891792359
Publisher:
Harvard Education Press
Publication date:
03/05/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
335,479
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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