2016 End of Testing Report

June 2, 2016
By Laura Slover

As states wrap up PARCC testing for the year in the coming week, I want to take a moment to celebrate and applaud the millions of students, parents and educators who worked together to successfully administer the PARCC assessment this spring. Seven states, plus the District of Columbia and the Bureau of Indian Education, will have administered the PARCC end-of-year tests this year to 3.5 million students, and a greater percentage of students tested on computers as compared to last year – at least 90 percent.

Our collective success is due to our state allies and partners helping us get better, including scores of teachers and administrators whose professional contributions have helped create a top-ranked summative assessment. Read More