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March 04, 2015

Online Testing Rolls Forward in Florida Districts, After Delays

Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart said Wednesday that online testing was going smoothly, after two days of sporadic disruptions around the state.

March 04, 2015

Several Fla. Counties Suspend Online Testing, Waiting on State Fix

Miami-Dade, Broward, and other school districts have suspended online testing as the state of Florida, and its vendor, the American Institutes for Research, work on a fix.

March 04, 2015

Common Core and PARCC: What About the Children?

There are questions about the value of national standards, the appropriate nature of some of the standards in the earlier grades, and angst about the use of standardized testing to change teaching and learning and evaluate students and teachers.

March 03, 2015

Florida Online-Testing Woes Persist as Districts Wait on State Assurances

A number of major Florida districts continued to suspend online testing after a series of breakdowns that disrupted the administration of writing exams.

March 03, 2015

English Teachers' Group Seeks to 'Reclaim Assessment'

The National Council of Teachers of English reaches out to literacy teachers to explore the role assessment plays in their instruction.

March 02, 2015

Vendor Accepts Responsibility for Online-Testing Snafus in Florida

Some of Florida's largest school districts experienced problems administering a statewide online writing exam on Monday.

March 02, 2015

Fla. Districts Tripped Up on Online Tests, and Vendor Takes Responsibility

The American Institutes for Research says a problem with data and testing servers caused breakdowns with online exams Monday in Florida.

March 02, 2015

Chicago Reverses Course, Will Give PARCC Test Districtwide

Chicago school officials say that the district can't risk the threatened loss of state and federal funding that could attend its refusal to give the test districtwide.

March 02, 2015

Opting Out of Testing: A Befuddling Mix of State Rules

A new research paper finds that the law in most states isn't clear about whether parents can opt their children out of testing.

February 26, 2015

Digital Game Found to Boost Students' Ability to Argue

Playing Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy can improve students' argumentation skills, according to a new study from ETS and GlassLab.

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