Assessment HQ Presents: COVID-19, Learning Loss, and the Role of Assessments

May 27, 2020

By Dale Chu Starting Tuesday, June 2nd, Assessment HQ, a project of the Collaborative for Student Success, will present a series of three weekly webinars that delve into the COVID slide and testing related topics, such as the effectiveness of available diagnostic tools and how the recent cancellation of…

A testing template in Texas

May 20, 2020

By Dale Chu Last week, the Texas Education Agency advanced the conversation on fall testing by making optional end-of-year assessments (EOY) available to parents and educators free of charge. Covering most of the same grades and subject areas as the State…

Can we land the COVID-19 assessment plane?

May 14, 2020

By Dale Chu The Center for Assessment just published a curious piece suggesting that the current conversation regarding how to measure the covid slide come this fall is a fool’s errand. The author opens by creating a straw man in the…