PARCC Assessments Announce Read-aloud Accommodations

Posted by Zack Blois on Jun 28, 2013 1:01:00 PM
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TPARCC assessment accomodationshe PARCC Common Core Assessment Consortium recently announced that students with disabilities will be afforded the option to have portions of the test read-aloud.

In addition, students who use American Sign Language can have portions of the test interpreted for them and students with disabilities will be given the option to use calculators during certain sections of the math assessments. You can read more about these new PARCC accommodations at the link below.

PARCC Adopts Spec. Ed. Testing Policy For Common Core (via Education Week)


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