Tag: Proficiency Standards

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher K-12 proficiency standards haven’t bred higher test scores

July 17, 2018

Via: Education Dive

This recent analysis of the 2017 proficiency standards and test data published by Education Next adds another dimension to the testing dilemma with its finding that higher proficiency standards do not equate to a rise in test scores. Schools need […]

Education Tech, News

Forty-five States Increased Academic Proficiency Standards between 2011 and 2015

January 27, 2016

Via: Education Next

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS), adopted by 43 states and the District of Columbia in an effort to establish a set of common educational objectives and standards for assessing student proficiency in reading and math, are accomplishing one of […]