Today's tests place less emphasis on subject-specific knowledge than they once did.
Only 14 per cent of B.C. parents opposed standardized testing, with only five per cent strongly opposed.
Ontario closed schools for 20 weeks between March 2020 and May 2021.
Standardized tests measure student academic progress—but also help measure teacher performance.
Parents need reliable information based on data to make informed decisions about education.
Those responsible for the delivery of education must be dedicated to continuous improvement.