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Academic English Language: Why It’s Important

Academic English Language (AEL) is the language used in the classroom, in textbooks, and on tests. It is different than everyday spoken language in many respects, including vocabulary and structure. AEL has become accepted as the foundation for successfully completing … Continue reading

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An Effective Writing Test Administration Solution with Writing Roadmap

We know that test administration can be one of the biggest challenges educators and school administrators face when delivering writing assessments and capturing data.  With the emphasis that will be placed on writing skills for the new Common Core State … Continue reading

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Common Core State Standards: What Every Teacher Needs to Know

With just a couple weeks left of school, most educators and students are ready for much needed breaks. But before we know it, summer will sail by and it’ll be back to the grind. With 2014 and the implementation of … Continue reading

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Common Core State Standards: What You Need to Know

Most states, school districts, and teachers are by now aware of the move to adopt the Common Core State Standards.  Here a few facts to bring you up to speed on the Common Core “big picture”: 45,750,00 Students will take … Continue reading

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How the Common Core State Standards Prepare Students for the 21st Century

By now, educators and administrators are aware of the Common Core State Standards and are getting ready for these changes prior to its official 2014 implementation. For decades now, education assessments in the U.S. were various state and national standardized tests … Continue reading

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