As we enter the last few weeks of the school year, freedom seems more attainable; still, it is impossible to escape the underlying sadness across the student body because with summer break comes the inevitable goodbyes. This year, AES says goodbye to a few of its most beloved teachers.
Standardized testing; the bane of every student’s experience. While administered across most schools, both public and private around the world, it is a controversial topic that has ignited discussion and debate over the last few decades. Why? Students are judged on the basis of their performance on these tests which do not always correlate with their learning at school. Let’s take a closer look at both sides of the argument to help us better prepare for these exams.