It can be very frustrating for parents to see great grades on their kid’s report card, but poor scores on her standardized tests. Get a better sense of what they’re each measuring and how they’re different in this guide from Noodle Expert Kimberly O’Malley.
Standardized and criterion-referenced statewide testing now plays an enormous role in U.S. education today. This topic contains articles, questions and answers about statewide tests, preparing for statewide tests, and news about changes to statewide tests.
There are many (many!!) statewide tests, including the New York Regents, California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), California English Language Development Test (CELDT), California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE), California High School Proficiency Examination (CHSPE), High School Equivalency Tests (HSET), National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR), Ohio Achievement Assessments (OAA) and the Ohio Graduation Tests (OGT).