A new analysis from the Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC) makes it clear that students who master the Common Core State Standards have mastered the baseline of academic knowledge and skills necessary for success in college and careers.
PARCC's newsletter - PARCC Place - offers updates on PARCC's major areas of work, resources, and meetings.
The PARCC Place newsletter also features contributions from educators across PARCC states sharing their experiences implementing the Common Core State Standards "in their words." The archives can be found here.
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We are very excited to share PARCC's new website! Whether you are an educator, policymaker, parent, student or simply an engaged member of the public, this website offers useful information on the Common Core State Standards and PARCC assessments.
The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) represents an important step forward. For the first time ever, 25 states have come together to develop a next-generation, common assessment system that will help ensure all students graduate from high school ready for college and careers.
On June 26, 2013, the PARCC Governing Board approved the policies in the first edition of the PARCC Accessibility Features and Accommodations Manual. The manual will undergo a number of iterations,...Read more >>
PARCC assessments will provide timely information about student performance that will allow teachers and parents to identify student needs and adjust instruction to meet those needs. Collecting this...Read more >>