Offering a secure examination experience for teachers and students in the cloud can be a daunting task. There is a reason that standardized exams are so simplistic in nature. It is a lot easier to standardize procedures if every student takes the same exam at the same time and the scores can be tabulated by a machine that counts black and white circles.
You hear it in your PD workshops. There were probably a few articles about it in your grad school core course reader. Fostering a classroom and school culture that values student voice is a liberal education goal that we all generally accept, but that many of us find difficult to put into practice.
Our New Blog Series, What we hear from the Hapara Certified Educators, is focused on sharing Hapara Certified Educator’s insight and best practices.