This guide provides recommendations on coherent assessment systems that improve student learning.
The Education Week Spotlight on Assessment is a collection of articles hand-picked by Education Week editors including the following topics: classroom evidence of learning, formative assessment, computer-adaptive testing, the promises and challenges of open-ended test items, and the debate over...
What Four States are Doing to Support Local Data-Driven Decision Making: Policies, Practices, and Programs
This report documents how four state education agencies are supporting local data-driven decisionmaking through their policies, practices, and programs for creating data systems, improving data access and use, and building district and school capacity to use data.
This workbook resource provides a framework and sample timelines for instituting the relevant policies and best practices to implement the Common Core States Standards (CCSS). The workbook offers implementation advice and critical exercises to guide this important effort.