$350 million will go to states that improve student testing

04/6/2010 | USA Today

The Education Department will allocate $350 million in Race to the Top grants to states that reform their methods for testing students. Education Department officials said revised tests should provide an accurate picture of what a student knows and how much they learn each year, as well as measure their readiness for college or a career.

View Full Article in:

USA Today

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Partner - Strategy, Systems and Policy
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Professional Development Manager (West Coast residence preferred)
Rowland Reading Foundation
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
School District of Philadelphia - Director, Observation and Feedback Coaches Program
School District of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
Research Scientist
Portland, OR