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Consortium Schools in the Media



There are better ways to assess students than with high-stakes standardized tests. These schools are using them with success.

Valerie Strauss, Washington Post

Communities of Character

David Brooks, New York Times

Case Study: The NY Performance Standards Consortium

Gareth Robinson, Institute for Health Professions, and Ann Cook
Voices in Urban Education

Schools in This NYC Consortium Promote Discussions, Slash Testing and Black Students Are Thriving

D. Amari Jackson, Atlanta Black Star

Uprooted to Brooklyn, and Nourished by Cricket

Michael Powell, New York Times

Putting the Focus on Student Engagement

A description of the Consortium’s performance assessment system and values, American Educator

N.Y.C. High School Strives for 'Authentic' Assessment

Catherine Gewertz, Education Week

"Alternative High": Raising the Bar on Public Education

Eleanor J. Bader, TruthOut

How a Group of NYC High Schools Ditched Most Regents Exams — and Created Better College Students

Helen Zelon, The Village Voice