Learning standard English is about more than passing tests

HONOLULU, HI–The sophomores I teach at a private school here in Honolulu are busy gearing up for an annual fall rite of passage: the PSATs. This nationwide standardized test prepares them for the SATs their junior year, and the results of those SATs will play a significant role in determining what colleges admit them as seniors. full story

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