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Explore the debate and science of Outcomes Assessment.

August 15, 2018

Invitation to Comment on the Proposed Rescinding of the Gainful Employment Rule

NAS

The Department of Education has proposed to rescind the "Gainful Employment Rule." 

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March 5, 2014

Columbia Teachers College Study is Broad and Subjective

Marilee Turscak

The Columbia Teachers College's new study, College Educational Quality, aims to assess academic quality in higher education. The research methods, however, merit much questioning.

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September 19, 2013

Common Core State Standards: Student Assessments

William H. Young

Willliam Young examines methods of assessing student achievement under CCSS.

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June 26, 2012

Time Out On Extra Test Time

Glenn Ricketts

A Dartmouth undergrad thinks his extra test time gave him an unfair advantage over high school classmates.

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May 6, 2009

Imported Bologna

Ashley Thorne

A bad American idea that went to Europe and came back worse.

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