Modesto Bee On Campus: Getting hands-on experience with Common Core lessons Modesto Bee Bee education reporter Nan Austin works on place values during a hands-on fourth grade Common Core math lesson at an Education Writers of America seminar in...
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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).