On 2/21/15, Anthony Cody published my latest post on his new blog, Living in Dialogue. In it, I detailed the mid-term GO Math! and ReadyGEN ELA benchmark assessments that I reluctantly and heavy-heartedly had to administer to my first grade students the week of February 9, 2015. Not only are our youngest learners being subjected to excessive standardized testing, but they are also missing out on meaningful learning experiences.
Please read the piece here: