Computer-based state tests align to Common Core – report
In a review of the new PARCC and Smarter Balanced assessments, testing experts from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute found that they largely align with new standards.
States report technical glitches on new computerized tests
Several school districts have been plagued with technological problems on standardized tests, ranging from slow Internet connections to possible cyber attacks.
New York requests bids to create computer-based tests
State education officials put out a bid for proposals last week to create a computer-based testing system, declining to adopt online exams that other states are using through a different provider.