- DEVELOPING EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS
- How do other states compare with Mass.?
- MCAS RESOURCES
- The Department of Education's multi-link page on the MCAS
- STANDARDS IN ACTION
- Interesting examples of classroom ideas linked to the Frameworks
- MCAS QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
- What does the DOE use as a justification for the test program?
- A WASTE OF TALENT
- Does the MCAS have a built in racial and socioeconomic bias? And, although this article doesn't consider it, what about cheating?
- Mass Curriculum Frameworks
- To what extent is the MCAS based on these?
- An entrepreneurial start-up for parents linked to MCAS Test scores
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