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June 02, 2015

College Board + Khan Academy = Free Online SAT Prep

The College Board and Khan Academy debuted a new online tool to provide personalized help preparing for the redesigned SAT.

May 26, 2015

Who's Scoring the PARCC and Smarter Balanced Assessments?

EdWeek got inside the operation and found out who's scoring the tests, and how they're being trained.

May 21, 2015

PARCC to Shorten Next Year's Common-Core Test

The PARCC consortium approved a redesigned Common Core test that will be 90 minutes shorter than the current exam, and has agreed to shift the testing window to later in the school year.

May 21, 2015

PARCC Shortens Its Tests

In response to criticism that its test is too long, and takes a major toll on school scheduling and personnel, PARCC announces a major redesign.

May 19, 2015

Global Market for Ed-Tech Hardware Grows, Report Shows

The spending surge is being driven by demand for mobile personal computers, which account for 63 percent of total educational spending on hardware.

May 19, 2015

How Do You Share Your Data?

Data doesn't have to be a dirty word, it can just be information used to help inform learning and future teaching. How do you collect and use data to further learning in your classes?

May 18, 2015

ETS Hauls in Texas Assessment Deals Worth $280M, Tops Pearson

ETS has won a series of lucrative pieces of Texas state testing work, worth $280 million, while rival Pearson won contracts with much less value.

May 18, 2015

The End of the Big Test: Moving to Competency-Based Policy

The use of assessment pilots and innovations zones where groups of schools apply and become authorized to operate alternative assessment systems will soon replace the frustration surrounding NCLB and end of year tests. Much has changed since NCLB was enacted, especially when it comes to assessment.

May 18, 2015

Online Tests Fuel Rise in 'Tech-Prep' Instruction

Is it good 21st-century instruction to spend time teaching keyboarding and other computer skills? Or is it just another form of test prep?

May 17, 2015

Assessment, Grades, and Feedback: Where Do You Stand Now?

When done well, the evaluation process is open and fair, well communicated, and in the best of cases, leaves room for improvement before a final, summative evaluation takes place.

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