Common waiver component for several Kansas districts. Common Core & Smarter Balance emphasis on college/career readiness. Availability of College Readiness Benchmarks in ACT series assessments.
Scaled scores in each subject area demonstrated to be associated with a 50% chance of getting a B or higher, or a 75% chance of getting a C or higher, in a credit- bearing freshman college course. How do these benchmarks compare with KCA performance?
Concurrent testing, Spring 2011 8 th Grade KCA General Ed, only (no KAMM) Universal Explore testing 1,150+ cases