TITLE

Testing Segment Needs Alignment of Assessments & Curriculum

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;10/13/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 29, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the need for alignment in curriculum assessments and testing in schools in the U.S. Statement of Susan Sclafani, counselor to U.S. Education Secretary Rod Paige; Implementation of the testing regulations in 2005; Impetus behind the alignment.
ACCESSION #
11083637

 

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