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OECD Test for Schools in the News

McGraw-Hill Education CTB is the accredited administrator for the OECD Test for Schools, a benchmarking tool that allows schools to gauge their students’ performance against international college and workforce readiness standards. The test is designed to measure aspects of the … 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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The Acuity Lady: Live from ISTE 2013

For Acuity Product Manager Holly Bremerkamp, developing performance tasks is a labor of love.  As a former educator, Holly wished that she had a bank of rich performance tasks to choose from that met all of her expectations. Holly said, … 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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