Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 02/25/2013 - 2:31pm
The Partnership for the Assessment of College and Career Readiness (PARCC) and the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SMARTER Balanced) are developing the next generation of assessment tools in line with Common Core. And both consortia are developing online assessments that will replace traditional paper tests.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/19/2013 - 2:43pm
Some Downers Grove elementary school students could see a significant dip in their performance on standardized tests this year, a byproduct of a more difficult state exam and higher passing requirements for 2013.