States are rapidly moving forward with new assessments, many of which are being given online, and many of which are focused on the transition from gauging preparation for higher education.
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March 31, 2015
March 23, 2015
An examination of ed-tech use in prestigious private schools prompts a big question: Would public school educators prefer abundant resources, or no standardized tests?
March 16, 2015
Assessment readiness is the number-one priority for K-12 ed-tech leaders, but fewer than 30 percent report being ready for new online exams.
March 16, 2015
A New Jersey school administrator voiced concerns about the state and a test vendor apparently monitoring a student's social media to look for evidence that standardized test information had been improperly shared.
March 09, 2015
State education and law enforcement officials say an investigation will begin to identify the origin of the attacks and the culprits behind them.
March 04, 2015
Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart said Wednesday that online testing was going smoothly, after two days of sporadic disruptions around the state.
March 03, 2015
A number of major Florida districts continued to suspend online testing after a series of breakdowns that disrupted the administration of writing exams.
March 02, 2015
Some of Florida's largest school districts experienced problems administering a statewide online writing exam on Monday.
February 26, 2015
Playing Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy can improve students' argumentation skills, according to a new study from ETS and GlassLab.
January 09, 2015
During recent practice tests, students across Minnesota were unable to access Pearson's online testing portal due to an incompatibility with Apple's Safari browser.