Officials address technical challenges of computer-based tests

Technical challenges facing schools in implementing new national computer-based assessments were the focus of an Education Department hearing held Friday. Two consortia developing the tests say they are working to assess districts' technical capacities to handle large-scale computer-based tests, and determine what changes and upgrades are needed to accommodate the tests, plus interim assessments. The security of student test data also is a concern, officials said.

View Full Article in:

Education Week (premium article access compliments of EdWeek.org)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified school District
San Frnacisco, CA
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA