Archive for June 5th, 2017

The politics of student testing and data

Monday, June 5th, 2017



By Nicole Hennessy

Avon/Avon Lake

A group of 24 educators meets regularly for the Ohio Department of Education’s (DOE) newly created Superintendent’s Advisory Committee on Testing. One of those educators is Avon Superintendent Mike Laub. Heading the committee is ex-Avon Lake assistant superintendent and teacher, the DOE’s Deputy Superintendent John Richard.

The group is tasked with looking at state and local tests to identify adjustments  and encourage legislators to make the …Read More