Age of Awareness
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Age of Awareness

Changing the “Achievement Gap” Conversation

How our students of color lack opportunity, not education, and how those tests reflect it.

Every fall and spring, our students file into their classrooms and sit in front of iPads or laptops to face state standardized tests. These tests assess everything from reading to math to science proficiency.



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Mallory Joy

Mallory is a former expat and travel aficionado. She's a teacher, a blogger, and a microbrewery lover. She lives in the midwest with her husband and Lab puppy.