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 Topic: A long but worthwhile article on AIDS
A long but worthwhile article on AIDS [message #585878] Sun, 15 November 2009 13:12
bwsmith  is currently offline bwsmith
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http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/dn/opinion/viewp oints/stories/DN-kavulla_15edi.State.Edition1.2090d9f.html


You can't run away from trouble. There ain't no place that far. ~Uncle Remus

bwsmith
 Topic: I was <gasp> listening to NPR this morning...
I was <gasp> listening to NPR this morning... [message #589993] Sat, 28 November 2009 14:02
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...and they were promoing (I think) an upcoming program that had something to do with a theory about the connection between health/wealth gospel, which they defined as "aggressive greed, as promoted by megachurches" and the downturn in the U.S. economy.

...however, I can't seem to find anything about what show or where.

Anyone know what I'm talking about?


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: high school students get lap tops
high school students get lap tops [message #600885] Thu, 07 January 2010 08:40
K in nc  is currently offline K in nc
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http://www.wral.com/news/education/story/6757776/

Have to admit I am a little jealous about this one. Wish I could give my highschool students their own laptop. Oh well, even if the government offered me one I doubt I would take it, due to the possible strings that might be attached.


Wife to the most wonderful man in the world for 27 years! Mom to the three most wonderful kids in the world! (well most of the time)
 Topic: VP Biden's Loss...
VP Biden's Loss... [message #601767] Sat, 09 January 2010 22:30
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...we can pray for him and his family:

http://m.npr.org/story/122375312

A little more info about her here:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Biden

[Updated on: Sat, 09 January 2010 22:36]


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Check this out---German homeschooler granted political asylum
Check this out---German homeschooler granted political asylum [message #606685] Wed, 27 January 2010 09:35
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http://www.hslda.org/hs/international/Germany/201001260.asp


Blessings,
Lisa R.
 Topic: Sara Groves on "being fearful" as a mom, among other things...
Sara Groves on "being fearful" as a mom, among other things... [message #609009] Thu, 04 February 2010 19:09
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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http://www.faithtalks.com/saragroves.htm

What do you think? Do we tend to pull into a cocoon? Or not?


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Update on Haiti adoption missionary story
Update on Haiti adoption missionary story [message #612287] Thu, 18 February 2010 21:14
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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http://www.csmonitor.com/World/2010/0218/US-missionaries-Les sons-from-Haiti-adoption-or-child-kidnapping-case


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: This made me smile:
This made me smile: [message #612487] Fri, 19 February 2010 23:20
bwsmith  is currently offline bwsmith
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Amiable agnostics will talk cheerfully about man's search for God. For me, they might as well talk about the mouse's search for a cat... C. S. LEWIS


You can't run away from trouble. There ain't no place that far. ~Uncle Remus

bwsmith
 Topic: This seems like a good idea..
This seems like a good idea.. [message #614108] Sun, 28 February 2010 22:13
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...sending solar power and water filtration to a Haitian orphanage, along with food:

http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/7133452/


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Health care...and appointments
Health care...and appointments [message #614764] Wed, 03 March 2010 22:47
denise d
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like, federal judge appointments.

http://weeklystandard.com/blogs/obama-now-selling-appeals-co urt-judgeships-health-care-votes


God is Love.
 Topic: What is the Covenant view of the churches in Revelation?
What is the Covenant view of the churches in Revelation? [message #615633] Tue, 09 March 2010 17:08
Hyzenthlay
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Interested in all the latest threads. Can someone answer this?
HW
 Topic: I haven't slogged through the whole thing, yet...
I haven't slogged through the whole thing, yet... [message #616821] Sun, 14 March 2010 19:36
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...and it's from a secular forum, which includes some Christians and probably relatively few homeschoolers [i.e so expect some nasty comments here and there]...but here's a long thread about "Should Homeschooling Be Outlawed?" that was sparked by the couple in Germany who got political asylum.

http://community.netscape.com/n/pfx/forum.aspx?tsn=1&nav =messages&webtag=ws-religion&tid=168842&redirCnt =1


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Anyone want to fire Nancy Polesi? Check this web site out
Anyone want to fire Nancy Polesi? Check this web site out [message #618287] Tue, 23 March 2010 11:19
Rosemary-MI  is currently offline Rosemary-MI
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Saw it on the Today show this morning. Looks like there are more battles in Washington going on. Crying or Very Sad

http://www.firenancypelosi.com/

The GOP is running the site. Looking to vote out Democrats.

I think the November elections are going to be interesting to say the least!

[Updated on: Tue, 23 March 2010 11:33]


I don't suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it!
 Topic: Wow...
Wow... [message #623563] Sat, 17 April 2010 10:38
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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..I wasn't in as bad a situation growing up, but I know *exactly* what he means about both a weekend alcoholic and also children monitoring the atmosphere of the room.

What resources exist in local churches or in Christianity to help with situations like his?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xi_27bpIb30


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Interesting...
Interesting... [message #624879] Thu, 22 April 2010 20:35
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...burkas, probably revisited:

http://genderacrossborders.com/2009/10/21/muslim-group-calls -for-burka-ban/


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Gov. Huckabee
Gov. Huckabee [message #635007] Sat, 12 June 2010 20:50
bwsmith  is currently offline bwsmith
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on his latest show, 6.12.10, has a series of all kinds of natural remedies for the Gulf oil spill -- it is well worth watching and thinking about and hoping the powers that be will put them into use!


You can't run away from trouble. There ain't no place that far. ~Uncle Remus

bwsmith
 Topic: BT on debt/loans in general.
BT on debt/loans in general. [message #635263] Sun, 13 June 2010 23:43
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This is a fantastic article I read a while ago about debt and money. The other parts of the series are worth reading as well, but the first one is the most focussed on money - he moves on to other things in the later articles.

http://slacktivist.typepad.com/slacktivist/2010/05/sex-money -part-1.html

The summary is that the principle of using interest can go either way - for the benefit as well as for the ruin of people and we need to be careful that we don't throw the baby out with the bathwater.


Your sister in Christ,

Elizabby

Evie is six, Zoe is four, and Benji is two!

Not online as much these days, contact me through email or my blog if you want to talk to me!
 Topic: Context
Context [message #642082] Sat, 24 July 2010 11:16
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“When you give a lesson in meanness to a critter or a person, don't be surprised if they learn their lesson” Will Rogers

Context is a powerful interpreter of facts. Understanding the entirety of what a person said, when and where they said it and why are crucial components of getting the facts straight – we need to listen and read as carefully as a good commentator would speak and write. This week many reporters, politicians and other pundits blew it, and we saw a new low in journalism, politics and social commentary.

It started sinking with a charge and then a counter charge of racism. For a brief moment, a news blogger, Andrew Breitbart, tried to show that the NAACP, which had charged others of racism, approved a black woman’s decision to withhold help from a white man. But the context of her admission showed something quite different. However, few people took the trouble to look behind the sound bite Then, those who jumped in to condemn her were later embarrassed to discover that the out-of-context quote disregarded that she had given a powerful testimony of racial reconciliation.

Shirley Sherrod, the U.S. Agriculture departments’ Director of Rural Development for Georgia, speaking before members of the NAACP, several months back, was urging its members in March of 2010 to consider advantages of job opportunities USDA programs for rural development.

But first she gave her audience some background. She grew up in south Georgia, and saw a lynching and the perpetrators released on a technicality; she wanted out of the south! Then, her father was murdered but his assailants were never charged; her family next lived through a cross-burning. But, she vowed to stay in the south and work for change through the tumultuous decades of ending racial segregation. Had any of her accusers or repudiators listened to just one minute on either end of “gotcha” words, they would have heard a story much different and more convicting than the sound bite. Listen for yourself – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9NcCa_KjXk

Ms Sherrod ended her speech by paraphrasing a proverb: Life is a grindstone, but whether it grinds us down or polishes us up is up to us.

Words are also like a grindstone – tearing down or building up. Words have meanings, expressing ideas that have consequences. In many of the reports of Ms. Sherrod’s speech, we saw consequences of words, taken out of context and used as weapons - offensively and defensively. And it was the context, the full story, of why Ms Sherrod withheld her full help that should have engaged our full attention!

I hope Ms. Sherrod’s grinding experience will polish her, even as she has been bruised by other people’s rush to judge her. More than that I hope we remember the power of words – especially when we decide to use them as millstones to grind down those with whom we disagree. Words have power to build up or tear down, to curse or to bless.

At one time, flaming arrows were terror weapons, shot by enemies invading a fortress to kill wound and demoralize its defenders. Now we shoot sound bites. We who live with sound bites should pause instead of speeding down information highways; we should ask a few questions that many journalists, politicians and other pundits neglect or decline to ask. Until we develop this habit, we will never rightly understand each other or the world in which we live. We will remain more interested in fighting with each other than learning what is true.


You can't run away from trouble. There ain't no place that far. ~Uncle Remus

bwsmith
 Topic: students block free expression tunnel...
students block free expression tunnel... [message #661739] Thu, 04 November 2010 09:07
K in nc  is currently offline K in nc
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http://www.wral.com/news/education/story/8565346/

Ok, so I am not for hate speech, but does anyone else find it odd that the students are using their right to free speech, to block a free expression tunnel until someone else's right to free speech is stopped? Or am I missing something?

[Updated on: Thu, 04 November 2010 09:08]


Wife to the most wonderful man in the world for 27 years! Mom to the three most wonderful kids in the world! (well most of the time)
 Topic: Tracking your Twinkies
Tracking your Twinkies [message #668027] Fri, 03 December 2010 11:22
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/12 /02/AR2010120206052.html

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2010/12/realtime/

[Updated on: Fri, 03 December 2010 11:31]


God is Love.
 Topic: Here's another hot one . . .
Here's another hot one . . . [message #668416] Sun, 05 December 2010 09:00
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Apple has quietly pulled an app for the Manhattan Declaration (a petition for Christians that affirms some basic beliefs despite society's opinion to the contrary) because of customer protest, specifically its stance regarding the moral position of homosexuality in society.

Here's the article: http://onfaith.washingtonpost.com/onfaith/undergod/2010/12/a pple_zaps_conservative_christian_app.html

While Apple is a private company and may be constitutionally protected in its action IMO, the clout the protesters have in this situation is sobering.

So where do we go from here? I guess prayer.

Robin H.

ETA: In case the link doesn't work, here's the offending passage in the Manhattan Declaration according to the article.

"We will not comply with any edict that purports to compel our institutions to participate in abortions, embryo-destructive research, assisted suicide and euthanasia, or any other anti-life act; nor will we bend to any rule purporting to force us to bless immoral sexual partnerships, treat them as marriage or the equivalent, or refrain from proclaiming the truth, as we know it, about morality and immorality and marriage and the family."

[Updated on: Sun, 05 December 2010 09:02]

 Topic: Have you heard @ this New Jersey family?
Have you heard @ this New Jersey family? [message #678471] Fri, 21 January 2011 13:13
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http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=253365

Let's pray for this situation and family.

Michelle


Wife to 1. Mom to 4 dds ages 20, 18, 8 & 8 and 1 one wonderful ds (age 15) right in the middle of those 4 girls.
 Topic: Being Alive
Being Alive [message #678754] Sun, 23 January 2011 01:49
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[place here because of link to abortion article]


At four-thirty this afternoon, I rustled my stumps and headed out for a walk in the sparkling sunshine, blue skies, crisp breezes – fifty -plus degrees. As I rounded one corner, heading for another, the melody filled my memory – Tis the gift to be simple –

It was sung most recently at the service commemorating those who lost their lives in Arizona, and for those whose battle for life goes on.

Being able to walk on a sunny Saturday afternoon, securely meant more to me than I can say – and as I walked I did it for myself, but also for all couldn’t join me – the folks who died and were injured in Arizona – our soldiers, the souls blown up by suicide bombers – flood-ravaged Australians, the babies who died in Philadelphia (http://www.worldmag.com/webextra/17549) – but especially for those who were too busy or distracted to enjoy their lives – it was quite a gift.

'Tis the gift to be simple,
'tis the gift to be free, . . .


So, too, are the gifts of walking, thinking – daydreaming of loved ones – having dinner with valued friends – living because someone – an unknown hero or heroine to me - stands guard, fights, or dies for me.

Simplicity, order, and freedom cost more than I can repay – more than I can reckon. Thank you.

[Updated on: Sun, 23 January 2011 09:22]


You can't run away from trouble. There ain't no place that far. ~Uncle Remus

bwsmith
 Topic: Airports under TSA authority....
Airports under TSA authority.... [message #680816] Thu, 03 February 2011 23:12
Tracy in Peru  is currently offline Tracy in Peru
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This was part of the discussion last November about what the airports' rights were regarding private screening processes.

Here is the latest update...There is no option except TSA.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41391509/ns/travel-news/


In Him--Tracy
 Topic: Has anyone heard of this?
Has anyone heard of this? [message #697739] Sat, 07 May 2011 15:37
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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A friend said that in (maybe) Arizona, that the parole fees for someone who gets out of jail are not set, that they are based on your income. Is that true, does anyone know? How does it work in your part of the world?

[Updated on: Sat, 07 May 2011 15:37]


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Just a friendly reminder :-)
Just a friendly reminder :-) [message #710243] Sat, 30 July 2011 08:31
Tamara Eaton
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You're welcome to discuss general issues in light of God's Word here, but not specific ministers or ministries!


(CHFWeb Guidelines are linked at the top of each board.)

Thank you!


Blessings,
Tamara

"There is always enough time to do the will of God. Don't Waste Your Life!"
 Topic: Listening to a book...
Listening to a book... [message #714815] Thu, 01 September 2011 08:29
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...because a woman I'm witnessing to gave it to me. I don't want to identify the specific author or book...but one thing that bothers me about it is that the book seems to assume that all the listeners have a personal relationship with God, without stating that.

So here's these probably-yet-unsaved people listening to this. I haven't gotten to the end yet, so I'm hoping it's in there somewhere.


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: I guess RIDICULOUS things happen in other countries too!
I guess RIDICULOUS things happen in other countries too! [message #720750] Mon, 10 October 2011 17:09
Michele (Queen of Cheap)  is currently offline Michele (Queen of Cheap)
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This father took photos of his daughter eating ice cream in a Glasgow, Scotland mall. Let's just say, the authorities overreacted a bit...

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/10/10/police-question-dad- for-taking-photos-daughter-in-scottish-shopping-center/


Michele, The Organic Queen of Cheap!
(aka Shelly the Swamp Frog)

Happily posting on CHF since 1995


 Topic: This one is for the people who do not live in the United States
This one is for the people who do not live in the United States [message #721519] Sat, 15 October 2011 12:06
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Here is an example of our government run amok. I want you to notice that the IRS is now involved (our wonderful tax enforcement people).

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/10/15/texas-man-told-to-retur n-fema-aid-money/


Michele, The Organic Queen of Cheap!
(aka Shelly the Swamp Frog)

Happily posting on CHF since 1995


 Topic: Affecting your children and grandchildren?
Affecting your children and grandchildren? [message #722267] Thu, 20 October 2011 12:44
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/44967847


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Tough issue facing churches that meet in public schools . . .
Tough issue facing churches that meet in public schools . . . [message #730490] Mon, 12 December 2011 10:17
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I don't know much about this issue (right? wrong?) but ran across an item in a blog I visit. This is particularly about New York City for the moment but may be a problem on a larger scale later on.

http://thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/tgc/2011/12/08/whats-nex t-for-new-york-churches/

Just a heads up in case your church meets in a school.

Robin H.
 Topic: Federal budget info-interesting read
Federal budget info-interesting read [message #737019] Fri, 27 January 2012 09:39
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Didn't know where to put this, homeschool, general chats or hot topics. I figured since it was a governmental thing it was hot! Laughing

http://www.gpoaccess.gov/usbudget/fy11/pdf/hist.pdf

This shows the budget from 1940 to now. Pages 133-134 has the federal debt listed. On pages 148-154 it has mandatory spending. Very interesting to see where it has jumped in certain years.

My son was amazed that the entire report was 368 pages long! He said, "That's a novel. How long did it take them to write this!" Laughing

Rosemary


I don't suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it!
 Topic: Aftermath...
Aftermath... [message #742440] Sat, 10 March 2012 07:49
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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Not sure where this goes, just sticking it in this section. My sister works on the show _The Story_:

http://www.salon.com/2012/03/09/none_of_you_are_getting_out_ of_here/


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Our missionary friends pointed this out...
Our missionary friends pointed this out... [message #743545] Mon, 19 March 2012 10:15
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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I had completely missed it - any other info, related?

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/mar/16/destroy-all- churches/


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Is there a way...
Is there a way... [message #750715] Sat, 19 May 2012 21:15
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...for Christians to protest this, to show him love?

http://global.christianpost.com/news/atheist-faces-jail-time -threats-of-beheading-for-indonesian-facebook-post-73462/


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Ads...
Ads... [message #764664] Sun, 21 October 2012 17:45
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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Dh was listening to the Patriots game. At the end, there was a clear message recruiting for Freemasonry.

Have you ever heard anything overt like that from a secret society?

I don't get why people join these...my dad belonged, but died before I could ask him (and weirdly threatened me once, when I overheard him practicing or chanting something for Masons).

Odd.


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: My sports-crazed extended family...
My sports-crazed extended family... [message #771716] Wed, 23 January 2013 13:47
Sherry in NH  is currently offline Sherry in NH
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...will be talking about this next time I see them. Have we discussed it here - Mante Te'o's supposed girlfriend dying, turning out to be a scam/fraud/possible deceit?

I've seen similar things online even in Christian homeschooling sites. Someone called it: online Munchausen.

This has an interesting take on it:

http://culturedigitally.org/2013/01/a-samoan-hoax/

I'm sure it will cause interesting discussions in my family about online issues, how you know what you know, how much you trust, etc.

The cultural idea is interesting.


In Jesus

Sherry from NH
 Topic: Holiness Movement
Holiness Movement [message #782532] Wed, 10 July 2013 07:20
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I'm hoping for links since we are not allowed to talk denominations. What I'm interested in is what exactly is the Holiness Movement and what are some denominations. Within the denominations how do they differ? Which are more conservative and liberal and how does that show?

Thanks.

or pm me. Smile


TAKE TIME FOR FRIENDS!

Janice T. ~ CHF member since 09/97 ~
Mom to four - ds 28, dd 26, dd 24 and ds 21 - and wife to my sweet husband Richard.
 Topic: Interesting Concept
Interesting Concept [message #783657] Sun, 28 July 2013 12:23
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http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2013/07/26/why-jesus-and-comi c-books-need-each-other/

But.... do you think it will blur the line for those young people he is seeking to reach? Will Jesus be just another superhero? How do they make the distinction between Superman and the real Lord of the Universe?


Teri in AZ

God is still on the Throne.
 Topic: Anyone see this article about standardized tests?
Anyone see this article about standardized tests? [message #787274] Sat, 28 September 2013 13:58
Leigh  is currently offline Leigh
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Chris Domaleski had a problem and its name was Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Question 42 on Georgia's sixth-grade social studies test had asked whether Webber was a playwright, painter, sculptor or athlete.

The famous composer of Broadway musicals, however, was none of those things. But what should Domaleski, the state's testing director, do? Testing was over. Scrapping the question would delay test results at least 10 days, inviting complaints about one of the state's most politically-sensitive undertakings. Rushing a re-scoring would also heighten the chance of error. Yet counting the question would mean penalizing tens of thousands of students for someone else's mistake.

Domaleski's predicament illustrates the cascade of problems flawed questions cause when they slip past layers of review and appear on standardized exams.


For more, read here.


Leigh
Tennessee

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~~Benjamin Franklin

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