Latest Assessment Stories

2011-09-07 13:00:00

Company Brings Deep Expertise in Computer-Based Testing to Continued Relationship with Countryâs Largest State Hadley, MA (PRWEB) September 07, 2011 Pearson announced today that its Evaluation Systems group has been awarded a five-year renewal on its contract to manage teacher certification testing for the state of California. Under the renewed agreement with the Commission on Teacher Credentialing, Pearson will continue to administer the California Subject Examinations for...

2011-08-31 07:00:00

Through its Keystone Partner Program, educational technology company Vantage Learning will award Harrison County School District in Mississippi with funding to implement the MY Access!® program and other Vantage Learning educational solutions that drive student achievement. Gulfport, MS (PRWEB) August 31, 2011 Vantage Learning, a pioneer in providing educators with sophisticated knowledge and immediate feedback solutions to enhance student learning, announced today that it will award...

2011-08-26 07:00:00

Infinite Campus, Inc.® today announces the release of new enhancements that enable state departments of education to easily and accurately publish standardized assessment results to the districts in their state. These new enhancements are included in the core Infinite Campus E.1134 release of Infinite Campus State Edition. Infinite Campus has five state edition customers: Kentucky, Maine, Montana, South Dakota and the Bureau of Indian Education. Blaine, MN (PRWEB) August 26, 2011...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.