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Marshall Tuck is for Wall Street - not California schools
Marshall Tuck is for Wall Street - not California schools

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The high-stakes testing favored by #MarshallTuck, and his corporate backers, takes the joy out of learning. We need to put the focus back on teaching, not testing, and develop multiple measures of learning to track progress and support improvement.

The high stakes testing favored by Marshall Tuck, and his corporate backers, takes the joy out of learning and hasn’t been proven to accurately measure (or produce) results for our kids. In fact, research from Nichols & Berliner in the journal Educational Leadership (2008) concludes, "a wealth of documentation indicates that the unintended and largely negative effects of high-stakes testing are pervasive and a cause for concern."

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The Broad Foundation emphasizes student assessment through testing:

“Gwinnet [School District] last week was named co-recipient of the #Broad Foundation Prize for Urban Education. […] Gwinnett, the foundation and state officials say, not only conducts rigorous testing, but digs deeper than most school districts into testing data to improve academic performance.

[The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 9/28/14]

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#FACT: Marshall Tuck has received large contributions from Eli and Edythe Broad, "education reform" and charter school groups: 
[California Secretary of State Campaign Finance Records, accessed 10/10/14]

#Eli #Broad and the Fischer family, some of Tucks biggest donors were revealed by the California Attorney General to funnel more than $10 million to #Koch Brother’s campaign to deny funding for California schools.
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