Patrick O’Donnell says students would benefit from subbing SAT or ACT for Smarter Balanced math and reading exams
The test’s content was dramatically changed last year to align much more closely with subject material taught in high school. Gaps among racial groups persist in California and nationally.
SAT and Smarter Balanced explore the potential of a partnership, even as they compete for market share.
However, fewer than 1 percent nationwide are interested in teaching STEM subjects, a new ACT report finds.