Posts tagged ISTEP

April 22, 2014

 

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Schools Experiencing Problems With ISTEP+ Practice Tests

Indiana schools preparing for next week’s spring ISTEP+ test reported problems with an online practice exam today.

April 11, 2014

 

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Schools Triple-Checking Online System Before ISTEP+ Test

Indiana schools gearing up to administer the spring ISTEP+ test are worried computer problems could again disrupt students’ exams.

January 30, 2014

 

Students attending private schools that accept vouchers must take the statewide standardized test, the ISTEP+.

Voucher Schools Will Still Give Statewide Standardized Test

A proposal to let voucher-accepting private schools opt out of the state's ISTEP+ test fizzled in committee Wednesday.

November 9, 2013

 

Students from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic School spend a day at the Challenger Learning Center in Indianapolis.

High School Girls Score Lower Than Boys In Math And Science

A study released in September shows girls of Indiana lagging behind boys on science and math scores in high school.

September 18, 2013

 

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Eastern Greene Schools See Big Jump In ISTEP+ Scores

Results of the 2013 ISTEP+ test indicate 73.5 percent of students statewide passed the standardized tests, an increase of about 2 percent from 2012.

September 11, 2013

 

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Education Officials Unlikely To Return To Previous Standards

As a state panel reviews Indiana's academic standards, it must make sure the standards meet federal definition of “college- and career-ready.”

September 10, 2013

 

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Five Tests That Could Replace The ISTEP+

A panel of state lawmakers will hear testimony Tuesday on what test Indiana students will take next as part of a review of the Common Core academic standards.

August 28, 2013

 

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ISTEP+ Scores Will Likely Go Out To Schools In Mid-September

Indiana schools are still waiting for student scores on spring ISTEP tests. Typically, those would have come out in June.

July 29, 2013

 

State superintendent Glenda Ritz and New Hampshire-based testing expert Richard Hill, right, speak before the General Assembly's Commission on Education in the chambers of the Indiana Senate.

Review: On Average, Disruptions Did Not Hurt ISTEP+ Scores

The state-commissioned study from the Center for Assessment's Richard Hill caps a six-week review of more than 495,000 tests from across Indiana.

July 29, 2013

 

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Testing Expert Reviewing ISTEP+ Validity To Testify Monday

The testing expert the Department of Education hired after computer glitches ground ISTEP+ testing to a halt will testify to the validity of results Monday.

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