PARCC

The New Testing Landscape: State Assessments Under ESSA

State testing systems are in transition. Buffeted by anti-testing sentiment on the left…

Past Is Prologue on Common Core Tests

The PARCC and Smarter Balanced state testing consortia set in motion significant improvements in state…

How the Common Core Changed Standardized Testing

When the U.S. Department of Education awarded $350 million to two consortia of states in…

What’s Next for the Common Core and Its Assessments?

Millions of dollars and thousands of development hours have been spent creating a…

Bursting the Bubbles in American Testing

They were designed to move American education into the next generation of assessment,…