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LisaGuisbond's Profile

Lisa Guisbond is an Assessment Reform Analyst at FairTest. She is the principal author of “NCLB’s Lost Decade for Educational Progress.” Her writing has appeared in Education Week, the Washington Post, The New York Times and Huffington Post.

Groups: Education Alternatives

Diaries published: 4 (462 days since last diary on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:07 AM PST)

Comments posted: 4 (462 days since last comment on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:07 AM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: seldom

Total Recommends: 58

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: It's time to quit the college admissions test rat race, 91 comments, 41 recommends

People Following LisaGuisbond: 0

LisaGuisbond's Most Recent Diaries:

Campaigns against the overuse and misuse of standardized testing are exploding across the nation. Many parents, teachers, students and activists agree that one-size-fits-all exams produce narrow, ...
by LisaGuisbond
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:07 AM PST with 3 Recommends
It’s 2014, the year all U.S. public schools were going to reach 100% student proficiency, thanks to No Child Left Behind (NCLB). No, you didn’t miss the fanfare. One hundred percent ...
by LisaGuisbond
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 09:10 AM PST with 10 Recommends
A growing rebellion against the overuse and misuse of standardized tests is sweeping the nation. In Texas, New York, Chicago, Florida and elsewhere, teachers, principals, school boards, parents, ...
by LisaGuisbond
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 09:58 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Parents, high school students and college counselors, listen up. I’ve got good news about those dreaded and bank-account-draining college admission tests and test prep programs. What, you say? ...
by LisaGuisbond
Comment Count 91 comments on Fri Dec 14, 2012 at 11:19 AM PST with 41 Recommends

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