November 10, 2015

Are your students ready for the Smarter Balanced assessment?

By Lindsay Haas, PhD, Research Analyst   In recent years, we’ve entered a new era of education—one that leverages data, insight, and, yes, testing to understand what learning looks like for every student and to meet new state standards. One […]
September 4, 2014

Classroom-based assessments: a recipe for success in a time of change

By Lindsay Haas, PhD, Research Analyst Lately, I’ve been hosting Thanksgiving at my house. I’ve found that family members frequently request a favorite side dish, want to try a new recipe, or even offer to help out in the kitchen. […]