Education Officials Say Low Test Scores Matched Expectations

August 28, 2015 • High Expectations, In The News

By Christine Stuart

Supporters of the new SBAC test said parents should not be alarmed by the results.

‘It’s important to understand that these results cannot be compared to Connecticut’s legacy exams in any way,’ Jeffrey Villar, executive director of the Connecticut Council on Education Reform, said. ‘The Smarter Balanced test is measuring students’ progress towards an entirely new and higher goal.’

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