Tests as teacher-training tools: Two views from winners

September 21, 2010 § Leave a comment

U.S.  Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the department’s picks for two plans to create new and improved tests to replace the fill-in-the-bubble versions that most states have long used. The grant competition was billed as a mini-Race to the Top, with only three contestants. The one loser was a smaller group of states proposing low-stakes high-school assessments; the two winners will split $330 million to develop their proposals for high-stakes and interim K-12 assessments. READ MORE…

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