New York to scrap literacy test for teachers. Teachers Matter More Than Students

Source: New York to scrap literacy test for teachers. Guess why. « Hot Air

“the Academic Skills Literacy Test (ASLT). It’s basically a reading comprehension test administered to those who would eventually be giving similar tests to students.

Sounds almost like a no-brainer, doesn’t it? You might think so, but this month it looks like the Empire State will be scrapping the examination because not enough people were passing it and the failure rates were deemed to be too heavily skewed along racial lines. (Associated Press)”

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