One teacher's attempt to connect with other educators across Massachusetts and beyond and provide relevant, up-to-date, and sometime helpful information on next generation assessments, common core state standards implementation, and college and career ready initiatives
The PARCC Partnership will begin field testing the new assessments in the Spring of the 2013 school year, with full operational administration scheduled to begin in 2014-15.
2010-11 School Year: Launch and design phase
2011-12 School Year: Development begins
2012-13 School Year: Early pilot/field testing and related research and data collection
2013-14 School Year: Expanded year pilot/field testing and related research and data collection
2014-15 School Year: Full operational administration of PARCC assessments
Summer 2015: Set achievement levels, including college-ready performance levels
*Thank you to Brenda Regan for giving me the idea to post timeline information today during our team meeting time!