The common-core standards offer the potential to raise the achievement of struggling students from low-income, minority communities, Thomas Toch says.
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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.
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Dear Carol, Over the past two weeks our students took the first phase of the English Language Arts (ELA) assessment. We did not experience the technical problems that were sensationalized in the media. Our district delayed the start of the assessment for a day to see how the technology fared throughout the state. We then …