> From the ASCD SmartBrief, October 6, 2000. From the Lost Angeles
> Times, October 6, 2000.
> Calif. Schools Teaching To Test
> To prepare students for the Stanford 9 achievement test, Bandini
> Elementary School in Commerce, Calif., developed multiple choice
> reading quizzes that look like the real test. The school also hired a
> consultant to advise teachers on how to prepare students for the
> exams. The Los Angeles Times newspaper examines how Gov. Gray Davis'
> new focus on school accountability is changing the way students are
> taught throughout the state. See full article at
> http://www.latimes.com/news/learning/20001006/t000094972.html > *