Test-driven? Or character-driven?


If you have anything to do with education, especially primary and secondary education, or the testing required by modern ideas of what education should be and the “No Child Left Behind” Act, go read this column by Colman McCarthy:

Test-Driven Teaching Isn’t Character-Driven
No Child Left Untested is politicians’ answer to better education. What about better people?

Tip of the old scrub brush to Is There Life After Breakfast?

One Response to Test-driven? Or character-driven?

  1. […] the halls of primary and secondary educators (HT: Ed Darrell at Millard Fillmore’s Bathtub): No group is enjoying a greater high right now than the nation’s testocrats, as students […]

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