Let's Talk About Testing
by Jinnie Spiegler
Middle School, High School
In this interactive lesson, students explore opposing views on the high-stakes testing debate, think about their own views and consider what to do about them.
A Circle on Stress & High-Stakes Tests
by Marieke van Woerkom
Through a Circles process, students have an opening to discuss feelings of stress that these tests can engender and consider ways to reduce stress.
High Stakes Testing & the Seattle Teachers Boycott
by Mark Engler
Students learn about the debate over high-stakes tests, including the January 2013 boycott by of tests by teachers in Seattle.