So looks like all that DCAS work and $$ was pissed down the drain! And not it’s back to dicking around with the curriculum and all the cut score bullshit adjustments
Did parents, school boards or legislators have say in this ? Nope ! Everybody will have Kool-aid piped up their asses!
The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers is a coalition of 26 states including AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MS, ND, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC and TN.
The SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium is a coalition of 31 states including AL, CO, CT, DE, GA, HI, IA, ID, KS, KY, ME, MI, MO, MT, NC, ND, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, UT, VT, WA, WI, and WV. The assessments will be ready for use by the 2014-15 school year.
Gee, I wonder where Arne Tanner Duncan will be working after Obama leaves office?