MESSAGES 2015 :: APRIL 8, 2015

State Board of Education Task Force on Summative Assessment Meets Friday

The State Board of Education Task Force on Summative Assessment will meet this Friday, April 10, from 1- 4:30 p.m., in the 7th Floor Board Room, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh.

Agenda items include a historical perspective on prior assessment commissions and committees, updates from two recent meetings of local school superintendents and assessment technical advisors, and a review of proposed periodic assessment models for grades 3-8. Members also will receive feedback from local testing and accountability coordinators and students on the draft assessment proposal in addition to an overview of decision points that State Board members will consider in making final assessment recommendations in the coming months.

The meeting will be audio streamed for those who cannot attend. To listen, please visit and click on the live audio stream link. For more information, please contact the NCDPI Communications Division at 919.807.3450.