English High's 10th Grade Math MCAS Scores Under ReviewThe scores from the 10th grade math test at Boston English High are getting a second look by the state.
Mass. Teachers Union: We'll Back Students Who Opt Out Of Assessment TestsThe state's largest teachers union says students should be able to opt out of high-stakes assessment tests.
State Education Board Holding Hearings On MCAS, PARCC TestsThe state board of education is launching a series of public forums this week.
Take The PARCC Practice Testtarting next week, more than half of all elementary and middle school students in Massachusetts will begin taking the new PARCC test.
Gov. Baker Seeking Public's Input On 2 Standardized TestsGov. Charlie Baker wants to hear from the public about which of two statewide student assessment tests Massachusetts should adopt.
88 Percent Pass High School MCAS But Racial Achievement Gap RemainsNearly nine in 10 Massachusetts high school sophomores passed the standardized MCAS exam on their first try this year.
Boston May Swap MCAS For PARCC In Most SchoolsThe school committee will consider a proposal Wednesday night to replace MCAS for grades 3-8 with the PARCC exams.
Framingham Students Lose Hour Of Testing Time After MCAS Start ErrorAn administrative error left students at a Framingham elementary school with less time to complete their state-mandated MCAS English exam.
MCAS Results Improve, But Many Grads Unprepared Massachusetts education officials say while scores on standardized MCAS tests continue to improve, many of the state's high school graduates are not fully prepared for college level coursework.
Tuesday MCAS Exam Postponed Due To Forecast Snow Storm Tuesday's scheduled MCAS English Language Composition Test has been postponed due to the snow storm in the forecast.
10th Grade MCAS Scores Hit All-Time High Massachusetts education officials say the state's 10th-graders have performed better than ever on the MCAS exam.
Mass. Considers Tests To Assess Kindergarten KidsMassachusetts education officials are developing plans to test students as soon as they enter kindergarten to determine how prepared they are to start school.