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Year 3 of Implementing the Common Core State Standards: An Overview of States’ Progress and Challenges

August 27, 2013 Comments off

Year 3 of Implementing the Common Core State Standards: An Overview of States’ Progress and Challenges
Source: Center on Education Policy

This report, based on spring 2013 survey of state education agency officials in Common Core-adopting states, broadly examines states’ efforts to implement the Common Core. Topic covered include states’ views on the rigor of the standards, timelines for teaching a Common-Core aligned curricula, a discussion of state actions to help schools and districts prepare for the standards, and an assessment of state education agency capacity to implement the Common Core.

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State High School Tests: Changes in State Policies and the Impact of the College and Career Readiness Movement

January 5, 2012 Comments off
Source:  Center on Education Policy

This 10th installment of CEP’s annual study of high school exit exams and other assessments finds that fewer states are requiring students to pass a high school exit exam, though testing in other areas has increased. The report, based on a survey of all 50 state departments of education, discusses state policies associated with high school exit exams, college entrance exams (such as the ACT or SAT), and college and career readiness assessments.

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