Results released for the 2017 NAEP testing! Massachusetts tops the nation again. Today is a high holiday for education policy wonks like us! Results for
Massachusetts public schools are a top performer in the international PISA Collaborative Problem Solving Skills assessment. United States students outperformed their peers around the world,
Fire up the comment machines. Massachusetts’s draft state plan for school and district accountability is now available. Public comment is open until March 9, 2017.
The September 9, 2016 Commissioner’s Weekly Update was a virtual playground of DESE news on computer-based testing, funding opportunities and real-life networking events. Also included in
The annual checklist of district and school state requirements is available for your list-reading pleasure. The 2016-2017 Superintendent’s Checklist is a crock pot stew of
The Elementary and Secondary Education Act requires state education agencies engage with stakeholders – students, parents, educators, community – in developing their new accountability, funding,
What is old is new again. Measured Progress, the longtime test developer and vendor for the MCAS exam, has been selected as the vendor for