Group proposes accommodations for common core assessments

04/21/2013 | Education Week

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, a consortium of 22 states, has composed a draft manual that outlines recommendations for test accommodations for students who are English-language learners and students with disabilities, education reporter Lesli A. Maxwell writes in this blog post. The group has been developing new assessments aligned with Common Core State Standards. The draft will be open for public comment until May 13.

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