<标题> First of all, it is requiring every teacher to have a bachelors’ degree. The elementary teacher needs to pass state test in order to prove the ability to teach and the understandable in reading, language, writing, and math. For the middle school teacher, they need to pass the statewide test. The main goal for these strict requests means to improve the quality of educator in order to guarantee the quality of the education that students received. Secondly, the government set the standardized tests for every state. Students from grade 3 to grade 8 have to take the statewide tests. By the end of the 2007-2008 school year, each of the 3–5, 6–9, and 10-11 grades will be followed by a science exam. However, this action give rise to a lot of opposite voice. Some experts point out that by implementing the standardized tests, teachers will teach narrower topics but focus on what will be on tests (International Reading Association). Teacher might not pay attention to the deep understanding of the overall curriculum but only cares about the academic performance. Actually, this is not an improvement of education but a form of exam-oriented education. According to the law, the teacher will also have some punishments like reducing the salaries.