PURE Reform's testimony from today's public hearing has now been posted. Go to the www.purereform.com announcements page and click on today's date, "PURE Reform Report."
Topics included a longitudinal look at PSSA scores (ie, following the same class over time) and the trend in PPS PSSA scores from 2000-2001 to the present. Also the next installment of Transparency Watch was presented.
In addition, a number of speakers from the Pittsburgh NAACP spoke about the NAACP's strong opposition to the recent proposal for graduation exams.