You might imagine that taking an Honors Algebra I course would be good preparation on the pathway to college. But a new study suggests the title could be misleading.
Common Core Online
With the ongoing transition to new standards and assessments in the United States, this scoop.it is intended to curate all materials relevant to implementation of the standards and preparation for next generation assessments.
Curated by Darren Burris
Curriculum resources developed for the state of New York have been downloaded nationally more than 20 million times. A new review evaluating the merits of the resources found them to be, on the whole, an "excellent" alternative to other options being pursued by states and districts.
|Rescooped by Darren Burris from College and Career-Ready Standards for School Leaders|
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.
The consortium has announced that the 2015-16 version will be 90 minutes shorter, and will be given in one 30-day window, instead of broken into two (one for the performance tasks and another for the short-answer end-of-year component).