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Responses to RTI – The Chicago School Reviews

Responses to RTI Author Sam Carter of TheChicagoSchoolReviews.com & ChicagoSchoolReviews.com It is no secret or surprise that many students struggle with the standard curriculum at any school. While this does not necessarily indicate a specific learning disability, it does mean that students who struggle need extra support. A form of support that has taken off over the […]

The Meaning of “High Stakes” in Standardized Testing

The Meaning of “High Stakes” in Standardized Testing Author Sam Carter of TheChicagoSchoolReviews.com & ChicagoSchoolReviews.com In both lower and upper school, the phrase “high stakes” means exactly what it sounds like: exams that have enormous consequences for the test takers. In the years following the passing of No Child Left Behind, high stakes testing became the legal […]