Quick and easy guide to PARCC MATH test and common core test. It is a quick and no nonsense guide to a test that is still clouded in mystery. It is meant to be quick introduction and good basic understanding of PARCC and Common core. Mainly for 3-6th grade range.
PARCC will conduct research studies on the new assessment items spring and summer 2013, will field test the assessments in the 2013-14 school year, and full operational administration is scheduled to begin in 2014-15. This is an aggressive timeline that will require a strategy that draws on state policymakers, district and school officials, and classroom teachers to ensure a successful and efficient implementation and transition.
Read below for schedule and your state?
District of Columbia
2010-11 School Year: Launch and design phase
2011-12 School Year: Development begins
2012-13 School Year: Item research and tryouts, and related research and data collection
2013-14 School Year: Field testing and related research and data collection
2014-15 School Year: Full operational administration of PARCC assessments
Summer 2015: Set achievement levels, including college- and career-ready performance levels