Anderson, Childs, Kincaid, Horner, George, et al. Assists teams in identifying strengths and needs for action planning.
Common district assessments are described below. This testing occurs in April of each year during a regular school day. Students have the option to take the ACT one or more additional times during their junior and senior years during scheduled ACT testing dates.
Students should contact their high school counseling department for additional information. The ACT website is located at www. They are designed to be short one minute fluency measures used to regularly monitor the development of pre-reading and early reading skills as well as early numeracy skills.
BPS administers this assessment to students in grades K-5 three times each year. The assessment also provides progress-monitoring measures that may be used throughout the school year to determine student progress in one or more of the fluency areas.
The AIMSweb website is located at www. BPS students in grades are assessed in reading and math each fall and spring. Students in grades 2, are assessed in reading and math during the spring testing window with fall testing being optional.
The winter testing window and Language Arts assessment are optional for all students in grade The MAP website is located at http:Changes in the field of reading and writing assessment have generated a variety of new terms as well as new uses for established terms.
The purpose of this glossary is to specify meanings for terms that are used frequently in discussions of literacy assessment.
Introduction to Education. Measuring Up: The National Report Card on Higher Education; School: The Story of American Public Education from PBS; The Condition of Education: from the National Center of Education Statistics; Foundational Perspectives in Education: by Sally Atkin and Nora Cohen, Oregon State University; The Virtual Library from Schoolwise Press (hundreds of links to articles and.
aimsweb™ Plus; eMPower Assessments™ (CTP 4) The CTP is a rigorously designed series of assessments in reading, writing, and mathematics developed to help educators collect critical educational data that answers the questions of administrators, teachers, and parents about achievement.
CTP 4 is not one test, but a set consisting of a. The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America’s students know and can do in various subject areas.
Assessments are conducted periodically in mathematics, reading, science, writing, the arts, civics, economics, geography, and U.S. history. In July , the State of Tennessee completed the selection process to contract with Questar, a national leader in large-scale assessment, to develop and administer state assessments beginning with the school year in grades HONORS PROGRAM The Kinnikinnick School District provides an honors program in language arts and math for identified academically talented students in grades four through eight.