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The Impact of Common Core College Readiness Exams

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Assessment/Placement | Comments Off

If you have not been tracking the latest developments around the Common Core State Standards, it is high time that you should.   The new...

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Big Shifts in California toward Greater Uniformity and Transparency around Assessment and Placement

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Assessment/Placement | Comments Off

California’s community colleges could experience a seismic shift as they respond to recent legislation that propels them toward a uniform...

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Removing the Hurdles to Success

Posted by on Oct 11, 2010 in Assessment/Placement, Commentary, Data | Comments Off

After interacting with remedial education leaders from throughout the country at the recent National Center for Postsecondary Research...

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Using the Common Core to Assess College Readiness

Posted by on Nov 18, 2010 in Assessment/Placement | Comments Off

The Florida Department of Education has just announced the release of nation’s first Common Core Standards aligned college readiness...

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Texas Report Sets Stage for Developmental Ed. Overhaul

Posted by on Jan 18, 2011 in Accountability, Assessment/Placement, Delivery, Funding | Comments Off

Texas already is pushing forward to revamp developmental education policies and practices, and the recommendations from a Senate Higher...

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Common Core Value: Getting the Most of the Standards

Posted by on Jan 18, 2011 in Accountability, Assessment/Placement, Commentary, Delivery | Comments Off

With over 40 states and territories signed on to Common Core State Standards Initiative, there is little question that the internationally...

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