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Post: Preparing for Testing

Posted by fox on 1/23/03

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    Just wondering if everyone is as stressed as I am about the
    TEST! I teach 5th grade and am absolutely killing myself
    trying to get all the core content in before the testing
    window. I feel like I can't do a good job teaching
    because I have to cram so much into every day. We can't
    spend adequate time on any concept-just when the kids are
    really enjoying a topic, I have to move on to the next
    one. I wish we didn't have the test looming over our heads
    everyday. The children are feeling the stress just as much
    as I am. I feel like I am preparing my kids to take a test
    instead of giving them a well-rounded education.

Posts on this thread, including this one
  • Preparing for Testing, 1/23/03, by fox.
  • Re: Preparing for Testing, 1/24/03, by Cat.
  • Re: Preparing for Testing, 2/20/03, by Cat.

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