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Smarter Balanced Assessment System - Testing (CA Dept of Education)

The Smarter Balanced assessment system utilizes computer-adaptive tests and performance tasks that allow students to show what they know and are able …

What can we expect from the Smarter Balanced Assessment?

How do you best measure the progress of students in Michigan's classrooms and, by extension, the effectiveness of their teachers?<p>It's one of the …

Delaware students will face tough test

It won't be long before every Delaware student will face a tougher standardized test, one that some students could spend more than eight hours …

Education
Education

Montville Classes Picked for PARCC Pilot Test to be Announced

Due to the timing of the PARCC Pilot assessments, the Lazar parent conference dates have been moved.<p>Parents should expect two letters coming home …

Aviation

KQED

It might feel overwhelming to keep track of the latest education trends, jargon, and ed-tech products. But for many educators — and most MindShift …

Learning for the digital world

After a successful pilot run at Ross Elementary, tablet computers will be in the hands of every Dodge City student in January.<p>The first graders sat …

Blended Learning in Oakland Schools (Community Voices)

When I attended elementary school some 30-odd years ago, my classmates and I would sit in neatly arranged rows of desks and listen as our teacher …

KQED

<i>When it comes to high achievement, grit may be as essential as intelligence.</i><p>By Emily Hanford, American RadioWorks<p>Before she was a psychology …

KQED

For subjects like math and foreign language, which are traditionally taught in a linear and highly structured context, using more open-ended …

KQED

<b>By Sam Gliksman</b><p><i>The following is the first of a series of excerpts from Gliksman’s book iPad in Education for Dummies.</i><p>The digital aspect of …

Education Technology

Coursera teams up with State Department on series of MOOC-based 'learning hubs' around the world

Coursera is already one of the leading providers of MOOCs (or massive open online courses) in the US, and its now getting a helping hand from none other than the US government in broadening its worldwide ambitions. The company announced a new initiative today that will see it partner with the State …

Startup Spotlight: EdStart accelerates student learning with personalized mobile experiences

With more and more children using mobile devices, the education space is certainly ripe for innovation. Kirkland-based EdStart is another ed-tech …

Take Lessons Adds New Categories for In-Person or Online Learning

Online learning is on the rise, but some things are better taught in person — such as piano. But with webcams, even the arts can be taught remotely. …