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AEP Releases ArtScan 2014: What State Policies Say About Arts Education in America

The Council of Chief State School Officers' (CCSSO) Arts Education Partnership has issued the 2014 Edition of ArtScan, a searchable database offering up-to-the-minute information on 14 policy areas related to K-12 arts education.

 

Chiefline 4.22.14

This week in Chiefline: ELPA21 Consortium Develops new Assessments; Rennaissance Learning hosts webinar on Assessment literacy.

 

Chiefline 4.23.14

This week in Chiefline: ELPA21 Consortium Develops new Assessments; Rennaissance Learning hosts webinar on Assessment literacy.

 

Centre County Public Issues Forum to Examine Standardized Testing in Schools

Local educators and education professors have organized a Centre County Public Issues Forum aimed at driving discussion about the role of standardized tests in Pennsylvania, following changes to the state's law.

 

Webinar: Improve Your Assessment Literacy

Renaissance Learning is hosting a webinar on April 30 titled “Formative Assessment: What They Didn’t Teach You in College.”

 

Maine High School Graduation Rate Increased for Fourth Straight Year in 2013

The Maine Department of Education said the state's high school graduation rate improved for the fourth consecutive year, reaching 86.4 percent in 2013.

 

Chiefline 4.1.14

This week in Chiefline: Innovation Lab Network states, districts, and schools highlighted in Education Week Learning Deeply blog

 

Chiefline 4.1.14

This week in Chiefline: Innovation Lab Network states, districts, and schools highlighted in Education Week Learning Deeply blog

 

Hawaii Students Try Out New Math, English Assessment

In Hawaii, field testing of the Smarter Balanced assessments has commenced and will continue through June 6.

 

NYS Education Commissioner Discusses Common Core in Troy

As part of his state of education address at the Fourth Annual Esteves School Education Speaker Series at the Sage College, New York State Commissioner of Education Dr. John King, Jr., answered questions about the implementation of the Common Core State Standards.