Detailing Ideal Assessment System 20 minutes. Teri Siskind Deputy Superintendent Division of Accountability South Carolina Department of Education November 17, 2009. TSGD.
Division of Accountability
South Carolina Department of Education
November 17, 2009
By 2020 all students will graduate with the knowledge and skills necessary to compete successfully in the global economy, participate in a democratic society, and contribute positively as members of families and communities.
…K-12 standards that are internationally benchmarked and that build toward college and career readiness…
elicit complex responses…
higher order content and skills
3 years (adoption of common core)
+ 3 years (development of test to assess the common core)
24 months to spend RTTT assessment funds
/ 50 SEAs
Too little for each state