Higher Ed: Standardized Testing
PSAT. STAAR. ACT. SAT. Does the thought of taking standardized tests make your palms sweat and heart race? In this week's episode of KUT's podcast Higher Ed, KUT's Jennifer Stayton and Southwestern University President Dr. Ed Burger talk about what standardized tests can and cannot measure, and the role they play in education and learning.
Spoiler alert: Ed doesn't like them. Click here to find out why. And listen on for a new puzzler; this one gets a little bit hairy.
This episode was recorded on December 15, 2015.
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