How Standardized Testing Hurts Kids: Part 5

Johnny was an active eight-year-old boy who loved drawing, Pokémon, and soccer.  He also struggled with a learning disability and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). Sadly, Johnny suffered through ten hours of testing as a third grader in my class in the early 2000s.  He tried desperately to stay focused hour after hour.  His learning disability was similar to dyslexia, which made following and bubbling in answers on his multiple-choice answer sheet torturous. In addition, as part of Click here to read more!