Submitted by Cecilia Pinto on March 16, 2011 - 11:50am.
Luther Burbank Elementary
Students at Burbank wrote letters to themselves this past week inspired by an excerpt from Li-Young Lee's ‘Night Mirror' in which the poet addresses himself. It was suggested that these letters include words of self-encouragement and with the ISAT's looming, many students wrote with the upcoming testing in mind.
I think it should be noted that many well-intentioned adults have conversations around the subject of standardized testing. Parents, Educators and Institutions spend great amounts of time talking and thinking about the purpose and outcomes of these tests.
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