[IAEP] Proposed New K-12 Science Framework

Jameson Quinn jameson.quinn at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 21:15:01 EDT 2011

> Now I am going to skip over to Chapter 10 where the nitty-gritty stuff
> seems to be.  I'm talking about things like teacher training and student
> assessment.  I hope they addressed the inadequacy of the "standardized"
> multiple choice test where students regurgitate memorized facts which they
> will promptly forget. We shall see!
> They couldn't go beyond the research, and research in better methods of
evaluation is not as strong as it should be. Still, they clearly left a
mandate for those who follow them to avoid purely fact-based testing, as
that would undermine the whole point of their "three-dimensional" standards.
I think they did the best they could.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.sugarlabs.org/archive/iaep/attachments/20110726/cbd1fd06/attachment.html>

More information about the IAEP mailing list