Tag Archives: Standardized Testing

Closing the loop: Creating tests and the content tested

For centuries, imperial China endured an examination system that created a putative meritocracy of imperial bureaucrats. Based on a carefully curated body of knowledge, it created a cognoscenti with no need to look “outside,” to be curious, or to explore. I thought of it this morning as I was reading Meredith Broussard’s article for The […] … learn more→