New NAEP test to assess real-life problem-solving skills

04/24/2014 | Education Week (tiered subscription model)

Students nationwide eventually will take part in a new test from the National Assessment of Educational Progress. The NAEP exam will assess students' problem-solving skills using a platform developed in collaboration with video-game designers, according to a recent announcement. Results of a pilot of the test are slated for release in 2016. No date for rollout in the nation's schools has been announced.

View Full Article in:

Education Week (tiered subscription model)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Executive Director
Capitol Region Education Council (CREC)
Hartford, CT
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL