The Effects of TAKS Tests on Teachers?

Answer Under No Child Left Behind (NCLB), a federal statute signed into law by President George W. Bush in 2001, all schools must demonstrate "adequate yearly progress" toward a goal of 100 percent studen... Read More »

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What Do We Need TAKS Tests For?

The state of Texas utilizes statewide standards for its public school system. In an effort to ensure that students are learning at the correct grade level and prepared for college, the state system... Read More »

Private Schools in Houston Where Can You Graduate Without Passing TAKS Tests?

Because of the high-stakes nature of the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS), which students must pass to graduate from public high schools in Texas, many students and parents are looki... Read More »

FCAT Effects on Teachers?

The FCAT is the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test, a test that students must pass before graduating. Teacher performance is often assessed by how many students the teacher can get to pass the F... Read More »

Social Class Effects on Teachers?

Schools have a great potential to help students rise out of their social classes by providing students with educational capital to allow students to pursue more intellectual work. However, schools ... Read More »