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Schools utilize testing to assess students and teachers performance in their respective areas Tests trap students in the dilemma of choosing between learning for educational benefit and learning short-term to pass a test Students results on tests can not only determine if they advance to the next grade but also their future in some instances Teachers are also hindered from fulfilling their job because if their students dont pass the flawed tests they are punished or possibly terminated Testing in general and No Child Left Behind are flawed because as a result teachers will educate in accordance with the tests there is no universal way to accurately measure every student and No Child Left Behind wasnt supported sufficiently enough to function Teachers are given a requirementguideline each year of exactly what is mandated that they teach their students in that school year CreativelyUniquely instructing students on a lesson that may prolong a certain section longer than another could lower test scores in the shortened section Testing statistics at the end of the year would reveal what would seem as the teachers inability to do their job and teach both lessons As a result school has degraded to the point which students are pushed through a bland text books so their teacher wont be accused of heresy against their employer the government Students are consistently left victim to uninspired teaching which results in less comprehension and student involvement in the respective subject Testing itself is a terrible way to measure intelligence There are many factors to why a person could test great or do poorly on a test Some very intellectual intelligent people are victims of test anxiety and simply dont perform when tested on material they know In addition some students just master the art of test taking rather than obtain the knowledge the test looks for Test administration problems such as cheating and testing environment cause illegitimate test results that still end up
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