Tennessee district readies for PARCC with upgrades

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Bradley County Schools system (Cleveland, Tenn.) is updating technology devices and its infrastructure to better serve students and prepare for online testing.

In 2014-15, end-of-year testing will move online as the state begins full use of the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness of College and Careers assessment in the 2014-15 school year.

“It’s a matter of changing out our equipment to meet the minimum speeds the state wants us to have,” supervisor of technology Scott Humberd said.

School systems are being advised to have Internet connection speeds of 100 megabytes per second for each 1,000 students.

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