Date: Jul 3, 1995 5:03 PM
Author: Howard L. Hansen
Subject: Re:coaches and standards

Dan Hart writes:
>Starting early (like second or third grade) students would be assessed as to
>objective criteria. It makes no sense to continue in the same manner with
>students of any age who aren't participating and benefitting in their own
>education. Of course, during the elementary years, there wouldn't be a
>punitive nature to the exams, but some state mandated intervention might be


Please explain "objective" criteria? Do such things exist? All assessment
is IMHO inherently subjective.