Three organizations collaborated to create a checklist to help districts prepare for the advent of administering online tests aligned with the Common Core State Standards.
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February 20, 2014
October 01, 2013
The Council of Chief State School Officers urges testmakers and the two state consortia to create large-scale assessments that reflect good instructional practice.
September 10, 2013
One of the main consortia of states developing tests aligned to the common-core standards has released a major request for technology bids.
August 02, 2013
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.
May 06, 2013
Technological problems derail tests in Kentucky, Oklahoma, Indiana, and Minnesota.
February 21, 2013
A small group of Washington policy wonks says both assessment consortia are "on the wrong track" and predicts more states will drop out.
February 01, 2013
Alabama will "go in another direction" with assessment, its testing chief says.