One More Reason Why We Won't WASL
March 31, 2006; Columbian
The state of
Our state's superintendent and the Washington Roundtable, would have parents trust WASL scores more than any other indicator of their children's educational achievement, our children's graduations hinge on passing this test. Pearson Education Measurement has proven itself and its scoring to be anything but infallible.
In addition many parents that have viewed their child’s scored WASL have found errors. OSPI currently has no policy in place for re scoring WASL test where errors have been found. We have a statement from OSPI that states, this spring a policy will be in place but parents will have to pay to have their child’s WASL re scored.
One more reason why we won't WASL and why your shouldn't either!
Just OPT Out, it is your legal right! For more information on this issue please visit www.MothersAgainstWASL.org
Executive Board Member Parent Empowerment Network / Mothers Against WASL