Tested to Despair

Stop high-stakes testing from destroying public education.


Do you have a standardized test question that is designed purely to see how close attention the student was paying?

Texas State Representative Gene Wu recently  sent this around to the folks at the Texas State House. I believe it is a 2012 6th grade Texas STARR test question.

You dummy. Of course water always boils at 100 C. Or does it?

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One thought on “Gotcha!

  1. Damn! I was going to say 400!

    I think the next question is: “What was the color of George Washington’s white horse?”

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