As the longtime high school equivalency test undergoes a major redesign, many states are concerned about its rising cost.
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April 16, 2013
April 15, 2013
The move holds symbolic importance for the two federally funded assessment consortia, which are mindful of maintaining membership in order to stay viable.
April 11, 2013
I'll devote this second letter to discussing the educational practice you asked about, known as SLANT.
April 09, 2013
Are testing systems to blame?
April 08, 2013
A group of researchers makes a plea for understanding formative "assessment" as a suite of teaching practices.
April 05, 2013
The two federally funded groups designing tests for the common standards are awaiting feedback from pilot and field testing before making the decision.
April 04, 2013
Cynthia Schmeiser will join the College Board to oversee programs including the SAT.
April 04, 2013
What's cool to me about the education reform space now is that traditional systems and charter organizations throughout the country are finally collaborating in meaningful ways to help more kids.
April 03, 2013
The Atlanta scandal on teachers and administrators cheating on standardized testing has rocked the teaching profession. A closer look should examine this complex problem and changes need to be made.
April 02, 2013
A parents' group called Texans Advocating for Meaningful Student Assessment is working to reduce the number of mandatory exit tests in Texas from 15 to three.