Stories tagged: national standards
Wed., June 23, 2010, 9:58 a.m.
31 states combine to create new academic tests
A group of 31 states has banded together to compete for a federal grant to create a series of new national academic tests to replace the current patchwork system.
Mon., May 3, 2010, 8:29 a.m.
New statewide ed tests next week, some on computer
Online testing begins this week for some Washington students in grades six through eight. The new Measures of Student Progress — the tests replacing the WASL in the younger grades …
Wed., March 10, 2010, 8:18 a.m.
New national math, English standards drafted
Math and English instruction in the United States moved a step closer to uniform — and more rigorous — standards Wednesday as draft new national guidelines were released.