The purpose of the Testing Barriers Work Group is to thoroughly investigate the barriers that testing creates for candidates, particularly bilingual and candidates of color, and develop recommendations for consideration by the PESB Board and the legislature.
Work Group Product
The Testing Barriers Work Group released a full report with research, data, and recommendations in September, 2018. Prior to the full report, the work group produced this recommendation to PESB (PDF).
Meeting Information and Materials
|1||Dec. 7, 2017|
|2||Jan. 18, 2018|
|3||Feb. 1, 2018|
|4||Feb. 22, 2018|
|5||Mar. 22, 2018|
Grow Your Own” Teachers Report (see page 35 for board approved recommendation to form the testing barriers work group)