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testing and accountability
December 29, 2022
EdSource’s reporting played a key role in pushing California to release Smarter Balanced test data after the state had previously announced plans to delay its public release.
June 9, 2021
Pandemic has created a window of opportunity for California to add a growth measure to the dashboard for evaluating schools.
February 19, 2021
California’s school accountability tool makes it too easy for districts to receive high scores for English learners’ progress, advocates say.
April 9, 2020
ACT and SAT are better measures of college readiness than state tests, proponents say.
February 21, 2020
Test scores are only one measure of a student, but they can be used to dispel stereotypes and promote higher achievement, superintendent says.
December 19, 2019
Removing tests from admissions process would allow UC to recruit and educate California’s best and brightest from all backgrounds.
December 3, 2019
U.S. math scores have not budged significantly since 2003 on the worldwide assessment.
November 25, 2019
High SAT and ACT scores still provide an edge even if colleges don't require them.