The new scoring range is meant to eliminate test-takers' confusion over how to interpret their results.
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June 29, 2016
June 07, 2016
Black and Latino students are not getting equal access to the high-level math and science classes that are a gateway to college.
May 17, 2016
The first study to explore how well PARCC predicts college grades and remediation finds only modest correlations to both, but concludes that PARCC's cutoff score does reflect college-level work.
April 08, 2016
Teaming high school teachers and college professors produced big benefits for students: They enrolled in college and skipped remedial classes, at much higher rates than peers who weren't in the program.
April 05, 2016
Weak guidance from adults fuels course-taking patterns that don't set students up for success in college or in work, the report from Education Trust says.
March 17, 2016
A high school district in Illinois becomes the first to pilot a more inclusive definition of college readiness.
March 14, 2016
If states want to align their actions with their goals, they should consider reporting publicly the things that really matter, according to a new report by Achieve.
February 23, 2016
Two new reports highlight the practice, which lets students speed their progress by pairing remedial classes with credit-bearing classes.
February 19, 2016
A new brief highlights moves by two states to build programs to raise college awareness in adolescent students.
February 11, 2016
The move is the latest in a string of decisions that add up to big shifts on the high school testing landscape.