Jun 3, 2013
Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBAC) Practice Tests Released to the Public
Following the February - May period of pilot testing the new Smarter Balanced Assessments with select districts, the SBAC recently released practice tests to all stakeholders. Anyone can preview the new assessments that are aligned to the Common Core and will be administered online to students in grades 3-8 and 11. Slated for implementation in the 2014-2015 school year, students, teachers, parents, and all other interested parties can preview the layout, design, and question-styling of the tests that will purportedly revolutionize standardized assessment in American education. Check it out for yourself and take a sample test.