Obama team’s support for portfolio assessment

Thanks to Checker Finn’s shop (where they’re not wild about this), we have this news:

Tuesday morning on the Diane Rehm Show … Obama staffer Melody Barnes expressed her candidate’s openness to using portfolios to assess student achievement under No Child Left Behind .

I don’t have time to blog more now ( I’m turning around my pre-service students’ lesson plans for next week), but I thought I’d at least post this link.


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  1. […] Tom Chapin: “IT’S NOT ON THE TEST” Extra (Oct. 21, 2008): Breaking news on NCLB & assessment under President Obama […]

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