The Use Of Standardized Testing In English Language Learners

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Thesis Statement: Because of the high-stakes outcomes connected to standardized testing with consistently lower test scores among English language learners (ELLs), the extended use of standardized tests to make high-stakes decisions about student placement, promotion, and graduation raises fundamental issues concerning ELLs students culturally, linguistically, and academically. I. Standardized testing concerning English language learners (ELLs) culturally A. ELL students come from different cultural backgrounds, and unfamiliarity with American culture can disadvantage their score on high-stake testings. B. ELL students represent a large and growing number of students in U.S; they should be considered when designing standardized

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