Articles about "assessment"

Sep 26, 2023

Please see the attached memo regarding the requirements for waiver requests of the 1.0% cap on alternate assessments for the 2023-2024 school year. 

Requirements to Request a Waiver/Waiver Extension for the 2023-24 School Year from the 1.0...

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Oct 28, 2022
NAEP Day 2022
On Monday, we hosted the initial release of the 2022 Nation's Report Card, which included a presentation of reading a...
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September 13, 2022


Dear Colleague,


The last two years have had a profound impact on our students and schools. National data released earlier this month from the National Assessment of Educational Progress confirm this impact and sho...

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February 22, 2021


Dear colleagues,

Please see the letter below that was sent to all chief state school officers earlier this afternoon.


Patrick Rooney, Director
School Assesssment and Accountability


From: Honeysett, Adam...

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September 3, 2020


Dear Chief State School Officer:


During the past several months, we have experienced unprecedented challenges across this nation, and I thank you for your efforts to meet the needs of all your students and safely...

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Dear Colleagues:


I wanted to let you know that the Department today released the notice inviting applications for the Competitive Grants for State Assessments (CGSA) program. The purpose of this program is to enhance the quality of asse...

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May 02

An educational psychologist, David Berliner is the co-author of the books: "Collateral Damage: How High Stakes Testing Corrupts American Education" and "The Manufactured Crisis: Myths, Fraud and the Attack on America's Public Schools."  He ...

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