posted by Dawn .
Standards-based education can sometimes put pressure on teacher to be sure they 'measure-up' to the expectations of state standards. How can teacher accountability have a positive and a negative influence on the classroom environment? Respond to classmates' post from a parent perspective.
With standards-based education, teachers are often judged by their students' test scores.
What have you learned from your assigned reading materials about the positive and negative influences?
As a parent, how do you feel about the pressure of standards-based education?