Guest Column: The trend in education is away from standardized, high-stakes tests Saved Save Image My Saved Items Print Email Buy NowArizona needs to spend its money on proven, researched-based strategies. February 20, 2013 12:00 am • ARIZONA DAILY STARLoading… Tags Lpublic Education, Testing View Comments Related Stories Guest Column: The trend in education is away from standardized, high-stakes tests More Opinion stories Abused children continue to die; are you fed up yet? 20 years after Escobar’s death, futile Drug War drags on Leonard Pitts Jr.: Lights. Camera. Corruption. Is your state government killing you?