Perspectives on the use of ability tests in schools

This video was inspired as a result of a series of Continued Professional Development workshops undertaken in Irish secondary schools. The hopes for ability tests were too often not fulfilled. There was a mismatch in messages being delivered to students as result of testing and what their real needs were. These concerns will be addressed in this video.

 
Published: 
Monday, February 15, 2016
Date for Review: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Authors/Contributors: 

Declan Fitzgerald and Evin Cowhey