Education Reform

The new era of education!

Standardized Tests, is it really what we need?

Standardized tests are used for numerous purposes, and have been used for several years. Nevertheless, people are beginning to doubt their importance and reliability.

Believing we can improve schooling with more tests is like believing you can make yourself grow taller by measuring your height." Robert Schaeffer of FairTest

In 2013, schools began to boycott the MAP test, the first school that made an impact was Garfield High School in Seatle, creating the Scrap the MAP initiative!

Society began to doubt the importance of standardized tests, and fight back:

I Will Not Let An Exam Result Decide My Fate||Spoken Word

Education should always come first

Schools have become more malleable and allow students better control of their education

If students designed their own schools...

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” - Mark Twain

Why I Hate School But Love Education||Spoken Word

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” - Nelson Mandela