NC Families for School Testing Reform

fewer tests     –     fairer tests    –     fruitful tests

LESS TESTING = MORE LEARNING

North Carolina children need focused, strategic assessment that gives MEANINGFUL feedback.

Children DO NOT need to study all year for end-of-grade tests that don’t help them grow.

We are working to improve testing practices for North Carolina schools – and YOU CAN HELP.


FIND OUT MORE

Leandro report on shortcomings of NC public education system calls for “revising the student assessment system and school accountability system

NC Policy Watch 12-12-2019

NC Families for School Testing Reform to hold press conference on Friday, July 19th to address new K-3 testing program

PRESS RELEASE 7-17-2019

Suzanne Miller, founding member of NC Families for School Testing Reform, talks about how testing affects kids & teachers:

INTERVIEW with NC Policy Watch … 2-11-2019

POLICY NEWS

NC LAWMAKERS HAVE COMPETING PLANS TO REDUCE STUDENT TESTING Raleigh News & Observer 4-4-2019

House Bill 377 could bring major changes to the way North Carolina’s school children are tested
NC PolicyWatch 3-27-2019

LISTEN:
NCNC PODCAST that highlights our group’s founding and mission … and the aspects of school testing that need to be restructured. Thanks to @TchrComxAdvoc8r for collecting our thoughts.

FIVE THINGS YOU CAN DO:

1) Join our FACEBOOK group; follow TWITTER

2) Tell friends & teachers about our group

3) Learn more with our RESOURCES

4) Track NC testing POLICY

5) Contact your elected officials:
NC Superintendent of Public Instruction
NC General Assembly Representatives & Senators