November 12, 2014: PARCC Practice Tests
Universal Design Tools and ELA and Mathematics Test Items
This parent/guardian workshop updates the latest information regarding the PARCC assessment, demonstrates the assessment tool bar and universal design and allows parents to take a practice PARCC assessment with guided facilitation of district leaders. Online ELA and Mathematics curricular tools, presently available, will be reviewed.
September 30, 2014: PARCC Basics
This parent/guardian workshop briefly covers the history of the CCSS and PARCC, shares the 5W’s and H (who, what, when, where, how, why) of the 2014 PARCC, details how the district has and continues to prepare for PARCC, and compares questions from the previous state assessment (NJASK/HSPA) to PARCC questions.
Future Workshop Dates:
Part 1 - Overview of PARCC
Part 2 - ELA Presentation
Part 3 - Mathematics Presentation
Part 4 - PARCC Updates and Digital Literacy
Part 5 - Language Arts
Sampling of PARCC Performance Based Assessment Practice Test
Part 6 - Mathematics
Sampling of PARCC End of Year Practice Test