Do standardized test truly evaluate a student’s knowledge?

The use of standardized testing to measure academic achievement in US schools has fueled debate for nearly two decades. Understanding the effects of standardized testing—its key benefits and challenges—requires a closer examination of what standardized testing is and how it’s used in academic settings.
For this assignment, you will answer the question on whether you agree or disagree, and support your answer with THREE reasons why you agree or disagree. Here is how your essay should look: