The Danger of Computer Adaptive Tests (CAT)

The SBAC testing season is upon your children. Those who are getting paid to promote this agenda tout the benefits of Computer Adaptive Testing (CAT). We are told that the test adjusts to each child. The test will adjust the next question depending on how the child answers the first question. When “selling” this concept, we…

Ruling from Missouri: SBAC Unconstitutional

Judge Green of the circuit court of Cole County, Missouri has just granted summary judgment in favor on the claim that Missouri’s membership fees to Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortia are unlawful under the Compact Clause of the U.S. Constitution as well as “state and federal law.” Judge Green has permanently enjoined the State of Missouri…