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 Adam Zyglis

Comment cartoon.

Adam Zyglis

is the staff cartoonist for The Buffalo News.

His cartoons are internationally syndicated

by Cagle Cartoons.

 

Cagle

9 August 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dary Cagle

 

No Child Left Behind Testing

Daryl Cagle is the publisher of Cagle.com

and owner of Cagle Cartoons, Inc,

which distributes editorial cartoons and columns

to over 850 newspapers.

 

Cagle

20 July 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daryl Cagle

12 April 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

testing

http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2015/10/24/
451456267/obama-wants-students-to-stop-taking-unnecessary-tests

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2015/05/04/
is-testing-students-the-answer-to-americas-education-woes

http://static.politico.com/75/b0/06b7c0bd4113b48d4da773d9af14/
education-department-assessment-fact-sheet.pdf

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2015/05/04/
is-testing-students-the-answer-to-americas-education-woes

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/07/
opinion/in-defense-of-annual-school-testing.html

 

 

 

 

annual school testing

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/07/
opinion/in-defense-of-annual-school-testing.html

 

 

 

 

standardized testing

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/21/
education/teachers-unions-reasserting-themselves-
with-push-against-standardized-testing.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/03/
education/atlanta-cheating-scandal-reignites-testing-debate.html

 

 

 

 

 test scores

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/28/
opinion/how-common-core-can-help-in-the-battle-of-skills-vs-knowledge.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAT        2020

 

The SAT is a standardized test

widely used for college admissions

in the United States.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SAT

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SAT

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/04/01/
825304555/colleges-go-test-optional-after-sat-act-are-called-off

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

College Board’s revised SAT / new SAT        2015-2016

college entrance exam

 

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2016/02/07/us/
new-sat-quiz.html

http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/01/22/
463635963/a-history-of-the-sat-in-four-questions

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/01/
education/edlife/everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-new-sat.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/05/
opinion/the-big-problem-with-the-new-sat.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAT Reasoning Test

(formerly Scholastic Aptitude Test and Scholastic Assessment Test)        SAT

 

http://www.nytimes.com/topic/subject/sat-college-admission-test 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/12/
opinion/end-the-sat-discuss-cite-evidence.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/06/
education/major-changes-in-sat-announced-by-college-board.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/09/
magazine/the-story-behind-the-sat-overhaul.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/07/
opinion/save-us-from-the-sat.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/29/
opinion/elite-colleges-are-as-foreign-as-mars.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/31/
education/claremont-mckenna-college-says-it-exaggerated-sat-figures.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2011/12/04/
why-should-sats-matter/

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/19/
opinion/how-to-stop-the-drop-in-verbal-scores.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/15/
education/15sat.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/18/
opinion/18salins.html

http://www.fwps.org/cur/assess/sat/

http://www.studentmarket.com/studentmarket/aboutsat.html

 

http://www.usatoday.com/news/education/2006-08-29-
sat-questions_x.htm

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2005/05/15/
education/15SAT.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/18/
opinion/18salins.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

on the SAT

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/04/
education/edlife/lifting-the-veil-on-the-holistic-process-
at-the-university-of-california-berkeley.html

 

 

 

 

College Board > SAT test for college admission > Writing / Written assessment

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/03/10/
can-writing-on-a-college-entrance-exam-be-properly-assessed

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/03/10/
can-writing-on-a-college-entrance-exam-be-properly-assessed/
writing-is-lost-in-computerized-algorithms

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/03/10/
can-writing-on-a-college-entrance-exam-be-properly-assessed/
we-dont-assess-students-writing-because-it-takes-time

 

 

 

 

take the SAT

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/08/
education/edlife/when-to-take-the-sat.html

 

 

 

 

assess

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/03/10/
can-writing-on-a-college-entrance-exam-be-properly-assessed/
we-dont-assess-students-writing-because-it-takes-time

 

 

 

 

SAT II

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/29/
opinion/elite-colleges-are-as-foreign-as-mars.html

 

 

 

 

ACT

 

The ACT

originally an abbreviation of American College Testing)

is a standardized test used

for college admissions in the United States.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ACT_(test)

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ACT_(test)

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/04/01/
825304555/colleges-go-test-optional-after-sat-act-are-called-off

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/29/
opinion/elite-colleges-are-as-foreign-as-mars.html

 

 

 

 

Asvab

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/29/
opinion/elite-colleges-are-as-foreign-as-mars.html

 

 

 

 

Advanced Placement    AP

 

AP exams.

 

Created by

the nonprofit College Board in the 1950s,

AP is to other high school courses

what Whole Foods is to other supermarkets:

a mark of the aspirational,

a promise of higher standards and,

occasionally, a more expensive alternative.

http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/05/01/
525073237/four-things-we-dont-know-about-ap-tests

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/05/11/
852907213/ap-tests-begin-online-and-at-home-but-not-for-everyone

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/05/01/
525073237/four-things-we-dont-know-about-ap-tests

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/05/01/
525073237/four-things-we-dont-know-about-ap-tests

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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