Cheating on Standardized Tests in Missouri

An article in a Saint Louis newspaper says that the Missouri state department education spends exactly nothing to check for cheating by adults on the NCLB standardized tests in that state. The article describes a number of cases of flagrant cheating.

Published in: on March 18, 2012 at 1:30 pm  Comments (1)  

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  1. Well, that’s what one would expect.

    “test scores can play a role in determining whether a principal keeps his or her job.”

    Set up a perverse incentive plan, you get perverse results.

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