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Applying the Formative Assessment Process

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Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Tests are not the problem - Indianapolis Star

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Tests are not the problem
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If an exam effectively gauges a student's mastery of U.S. history or English grammar, then teaching the test is simply a matter of helping students develop that knowledge.
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Texas Education Agency proposing changes to assessment program for 2013 ... - KMSS TV33

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History of the 4th of July: Crash Course US History Special

In which John Green teaches you a bit about the 4th of July. In this special short Crash Course, John celebrates American Independence Day by teaching you ho... (Celebrate 4th of July with @thecrashcourse US History and keep all your fingers!
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Don't know much about history. Nope, we really don't. - Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Don't know much about history. Nope, we really don't.
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AMERICANS COULD USE A HISTORY LESSON - U-T San Diego

AMERICANS COULD USE A HISTORY LESSON - U-T San Diego | US History End of Course Testing | Scoop.it
AMERICANS COULD USE A HISTORY LESSON
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This Independence Day, why not see how many in your household could pass the U.S. Citizenship Exam? A 20-question version is available at citizenshipfirst.us/exam.
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Another Voice: Start now to cure American ignorance of US history - Buffalo News

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Another Voice: Start now to cure American ignorance of US history
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Our current focus on math and English in public schools has real value, but has often come at the expense of teaching American history and civics.
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High marks for standardized tests - Washington Post

High marks for standardized tests
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If an exam effectively gauges a student's mastery of U.S. history or English grammar, then teaching the test is simply a matter of helping students develop that knowledge.
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Here's why schools need standardized testing - Bangor Daily News

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Here's why schools need standardized testing
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If an exam effectively gauges a student's mastery of U.S. history or English grammar, then teaching the test is simply a matter of helping students develop that knowledge.
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U.S. declares independence

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In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Continental Congress adopts the Declaration of Independence, which proclaims the independence of the United States of America from Great Britain and its king.
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History professors remind us what Fourth fireworks truly mean | USA TODAY College

History professors remind us what Fourth fireworks truly mean | USA TODAY College | US History End of Course Testing | Scoop.it
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A forgotten history lesson - Worcester Telegram

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A forgotten history lesson
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Sadly, U.S. history and civics scores on the 2010 “nation's report card” were abysmal; the average 12th grade score is largely unchanged since 1994.
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11 Latino Contributions To US History (SLIDESHOW) - Huffington Post

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11 Latino Contributions To US History (SLIDESHOW) Huffington Post Bernardo de Gálvez, the Spanish governor of Louisiana in 1777, played a key role in General George...
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Quiz: are you smart enough to pass the US citizenship exam? - The Guardian

Quiz: are you smart enough to pass the US citizenship exam? - The Guardian | US History End of Course Testing | Scoop.it
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Quiz: are you smart enough to pass the US citizenship exam?
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The following 10 questions were taken only from the civics portion of the US citizenship exam, which tests applicants on US government knowledge and history.
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