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August 21, 2013

Teacher Evaluations Tied to Test Scores: What the Public Thinks

Two national polls released this week come to different conclusions about whether the public supports incorporating standardized test scores into teachers' evaluations.

August 20, 2013

Testing Consortium Previews Test With Sample Items

To help educators prepare for instruction in the coming school year, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC, released another round of sample math and English/language arts items.

August 16, 2013

Tennessee Moves to Tie Teacher Licensing to Performance

In 2015, Tennessee will implement a performance-based recertification system for teachers.

August 09, 2013

What Should Guide U.S. Ed. Dept.'s Peer Review of Assessments?

The federal agency solicits public and expert input as it revises the way it reviews states' assessments.

August 09, 2013

Common Core: How Much is it Damaging Test Scores?

New York, California and Wyoming have all reported broad declines in students' test performance this year, attributing the drops in varying degrees to the Common Core State Standards.

August 07, 2013

Tests Aligned to Common Core in New York State Trigger Score Drops

Test scores in New York state dropped dramatically as students adjusted to the new assessments aligned to the common core.

August 05, 2013

Planned NAEP Cuts to Hit Science, Transcript Study, Long-Term Trends

The NAEP governing has voted to scale back some forthcoming testing in response to federal sequestration.

August 02, 2013

Pennsylvania Stays In Consortia, But Won't Use Tests

A few weeks back, the two state consortia developing common-core assessments were getting word from Pennsylvania officials that the state planned to withdraw. Now the Keystone State has clarified that it will remain a member of PARCC and Smarter Balanced, but it will not use either consortium's ass...

August 02, 2013

Ed Dept.: Test Consortia Can Have Fewer Than 15 States

Grant rules required that each of the two assessment consortia have 15 members to qualify for federal funding, but that clear line is now "a dotted line," an Education Department official said.

August 01, 2013

PARCC Sees Dip in Confidence Poll of Washington 'Insiders'

A new survey caps tumultuous few weeks for PARCC, which has seen several state members drop out or decide not to use its tests.

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