Articles: Assessment

Donald Aguillard is the superintendent of St. Mary Parish Public Schools in Louisiana.
Donald Aguillard
State test scores for all student have improved as achievement gap closes
William Keswick is K12 science curriculum coordinator, K12 STEM coordinator and county athletic director for Talbot County Public Schools in Maryland.
William Keswick
Perhaps the most crucial argument for embracing online assessments is immediacy
John Kuhn, superintendent of Perrin-Whitt CISD in Texas, is the author of "Fear and Learning in America: Bad Data, Good Teachers, and the Attack on Public Education."
Tim Goral
A new book shows how fear and bad data are used to influence education policy
Common Core test tools enhance accessibility for students with disabilities while keeping them in the classroom with their peers. (Photo: Smarter Balanced)
Alison DeNisco
Exams include on-screen calculators and read-aloud instructions

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As districts get ready for next generation assessments, it is essential that technology is easy to use and manage
Student progress is best measured by accurate data gathered from effective assessments
Administrators need to be ready for the increased rigor of the NGSS