Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Good News for Spanish Speaking Students, Parents and Teachers
PARCC's Math Tests to Be Translated Into Spanish
The common math assessments under development by PARCC will be translated into Spanish and possibly other languages as well. Massachusetts is one of eight states in the consortium to say that it needs a Spanish-language math assessment.
Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium Launches Spanish Webpage
Smarter Balanced has launched a Spanish webpage with factsheets, practice tests and videos for teachers, parents, and students. The webpage provides information on the assessment system and the Consortium’s work to meet the needs of English language learners.