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The Standardized Test Evolution Must Center Both the Classroom and the System

We've been following the disruption of standardized testing for a while now, especially with departures at the state level and among education professionals in the wake of the Read more

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Not Your Father’s Data Center: Innovations in Generator Land
May 24, 2022
How did a Texas boy, who swore up and down he’d never leave Texas for Oklahoma, wind up involved with the data storage industry in Oklahoma? Chris Brown, CTO at Uptime Institute, isn’t 100% sure himself, but Read more
Leveraging AI to Improve Patient Outcomes in Healthcare
Leveraging AI to Improve Patient Outcomes in Healthcare
May 24, 2022
The importance of providing patients with a fast and accurate diagnosis cannot be overstated – it can be the difference between life and death. Unfortunately, the healthcare system is overwhelmed, and physicians Read more
The Retired CEO of YUM! Brands Has the New Goal of Developing the Next Generation of Leaders
The Retired CEO of YUM! Brands Has the New Goal of Developing the Next Generation of Leaders
May 23, 2022
  David Novak was the first of his family to graduate from college. He studied journalism at the University of Missouri and started working in advertising. After a few turns in his career, Novak Read more
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The Standardized Test Evolution Must Center Both the Classroom and the System
September 27, 2021
We've been following the disruption of standardized testing for a while now, especially with departures at the state level and among education professionals in the wake of the Read more
Retooling Testing Strategies for Today’s Modern Learning Environment
September 9, 2021
School districts from California, to Colorado, to Texas all continue to distance themselves from legacy standardized testing, both for the K-12 education journey and for college Read more
Have We Seen the Last of the Major Standardized Tests?
September 8, 2021
The education world was thrown off guard last year when many colleges announced they would disregard standardized tests as a part of the admissions process. And that looks like Read more
Leaving the SAT Behind and Reshaping Professional Tutoring & Test Prep Work
April 2, 2021
The Fiske Guide to Colleges announced it would no longer report SAT or ACT scores. As one of the most trusted college guides, the move comes amid a flurry of institutions deciding they will also Read more
Standardized Testing’s Impact on Student and Educator Psychology
March 31, 2021
  COVID-19 has had a lasting impact on education around the globe – and it might be time to take a hard look at whether or not traditional standardized testing is up to the Read more
A Look at the True Impact of COVID on Learning Benchmarks
December 3, 2020
  The nationwide STAR assessment, testing children of grades 1-8, recently released a report with its findings. According to Renaissance, the test shows a mild drop in reading and literacy, Read more
How Technology and Data Can Improve Standardized Testing
October 5, 2020
We’ve begun a new school year with continued challenges for students, teachers, parents, and other learning guardians. Having spent the spring semester navigating the new world of widespread Read more
Understanding How Commercialization in Education Led to 2020’s AP Tests: Ratified
August 11, 2020
Ratified is a radio show hosted by Voice of B2B Daniel Litwin, exploring the intersection of business and policy in long-form fashion.   After the nation issued a national emergency on Read more