The Test Challenger
Effects: How does my child’s behavior affect other people at home and in school?
- Continuity of teaching-testing systems is broken.
- Crisis is caused on test days, when calm is needed.
- Parents and teachers may feel they are pitted against each other.
- Teachers feels angry, defensive, and threatened.
- A power struggle is created in the classroom.
- Time is wasted.
- Doubt is created among other children about the fairness of tests.