Smarter Balanced Assessments Consortium

02/19/14 – Joe Willhoft, Executive Director

From the beginning, the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium has been dedicated to helping students succeed. In an article published today on the Thomas B. Fordham Institute’s “Common Core Watch” blog, we reaffirm our commitment to students, parents and educators as we continue to develop a reliable, valid and fair assessment system. “This is a big moment for our schools – a moment in which we can deliver a system of tools that will help teachers and parents truly understand where students are excelling and more clearly identify where they need help.”Read more