Try Trying

Apr 19, 2013 by

Richard P. Phelps – Educator testing scandals have lit up the news wires recently and some call the cheating unprecedented. It...

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Depraved Indifference: Testing...

Sep 30, 2012 by

By Richard P. Phelps1 Within several months, the most important document in US education testing—the Standards for Educational and...

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Depraved Indifference: Testing...

Sep 16, 2012 by

Part 1.  So Many Secrets By Richard P. Phelps[1] In the excellent film, The Insider, Jeffrey Wigand, an ex-tobacco company executive...

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The Rot Festers: Another Natio...

Nov 27, 2011 by

Hout, M., & Elliott, S.W. (2011). Incentives and test-based accountability in education. Committee on Incentives and Test-Based...

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Educators cheating on tests is...

Jul 18, 2011 by

Richard P. Phelps – In the 1980s, a young medical resident working in a high-poverty region of West Virginia heard local school...

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