Recently in Testing Category

<<   <   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   >   >>  

January 22, 2014

New York Panel to Examine Possible Changes to Common Core

Gov. Cuomo calls for a panel to evaluate the state's implementation of common core and to recommend changes.

January 17, 2014

More States Dumping the GED, Choosing Alternative Tests

New Hampshire opts for a new high school equivalency test designed by ETS, joining a list of nine other states doing likewise.

January 15, 2014

Alaska Withdraws From Smarter Balanced Testing Group

Alaska chooses to have the University of Kansas design its assessments.

January 13, 2014

Duncan at 'Parent Summit:' Press For Better Schools

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan urges attendees at a "parent summit" to raise their voices to bring about policy and cultural changes that will improve schools.

January 10, 2014

California Districts Build Performance Assessments for Common Core

Eight districts that have won federal permission to create their own way of holding themselves accountable for results have created a set of open-source performance tasks to guide common-core instruction.

January 07, 2014

Is PARCC Out of the Running for Common-Core Testing in Florida?

Five companies are competing for the assessment contract in Florida, and PARCC isn't one of them.

January 07, 2014

Teachers' Unions, Testing Consortia Team Up on Grants From Helmsley Trust

A grant from the Helmsley Charitable Trust aims to involve teachers nationwide in the design of resources for tests being designed by PARCC and the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium.

January 06, 2014

A Note on New York's Testing Waiver

The state's testing waiver came under a longstanding provision of federal law, not the new "double-testing" waiver program.

January 03, 2014

ACT to Drop 'Explore' and 'Plan' Tests

ACT Inc., will offer the two tests, typically given in 8th and 10th grade, as precursors to its ACT college admissions exam, for the last time in 2013-14 as it debuts its Aspire test for grades 3-11.

January 02, 2014

New York Wins 'Double Test' Waiver from U.S. Education Department

The state's waiver applies only to 7th and 8th grade students who are taking high school mathematics.

<<   <   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   >   >>  

Follow This Blog

Advertisement

Most Viewed on Education Week

Categories

Archives

Recent Comments

  • Linda: My problem with homework is they give too much and read more
  • Seo Article Writer: Hello I just see your site when I am searching read more
  • Car Insurance Guy: Ah!!! at last I found what I was looking for. read more
  • cyptoreopully: Hey there everyone i was just introduceing myself here im read more
  • Connie Wms: Good grief. We have gone round and round forever with read more