Tag Archives: Common Core

New Preparation Materials Available for TASC Test

We are proud to announce the publication of the McGraw-Hill Education TASC, the most authoritative guide to the new high school equivalency exam, TASC Test Assessing Secondary Completion™. It is the only book to contain authentic TASC test questions from … Continue reading

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Drive Student Achievement and Inform District Educational Strategy with Engrade

Engrade™ unifies the data, curriculum, and tools teachers, school leaders, and administrators use every day by integrating all of the district’s software and systems. The powerful platform supports third party applications and open education resources in one fully secure easy-to-use, … Continue reading

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Teachers at Eugene Elementary Turn Data Insights Into Fun Student Learning Activities with Acuity

When a 3rd grade student at Eugene Elementary School in Rock Island, IL told us “with Acuity… it feels more like fun than work,” we were thrilled. That’s exactly what Acuity does: It enables teachers to use assessment data insights … Continue reading

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COMMON CORE: IT’S 2014. ARE YOU READY?

For many months now, we’ve been sharing information and resources to help gear everyone up for the implementation of the Common Core State Standards. These standards have become fodder for many debates over educational standards, changes, and resources (or lack … Continue reading

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FACTUAL FRIDAY: The Meaning of Performance Tasks

What: Performance Tasks The Meaning: Performance tasks help uncover deeper levels of student understanding by measuring a student’s ability to think through a complex problem that may have more than one correct answer. They call for students to apply their … Continue reading

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