Find out about changes to Illinois’ standardized tests coming to classrooms soon.
measuring learning under Illinois’ new standards
Watch the Illinois State Board of Education’s
video on new PARCC assessments
Read the Illinois PTA’s
Parents’ Guide to New Assessments in Illinois
answers to frequently asked questions
The new PARCC assessment that will replace the ISAT this spring, is very different from other standardized tests. Read the
PTA’s Parent’s Guide to New Assessment in Illinois
to learn how.
What should parents be asking about education data and privacy? Read this
DQC PTA Data Guide for Parents
and find out.
Have you read the March Core Connection newsletter?
for an archive of past newsletters.
¿Habla Español? We’ve developed a Spanish language version of this website.
to take a look, or
read the press release here.
The state of Illinois has adopted new science standards to be implemented in schools over the next three years.
about the Next Generation Science Standards.