Last week, State Superintendent of Education, Carey Wright, sent a letter to all school districts in Mississippi. The letter explained how withdrawing from the PARCC consortium will not impact what is happening in teacher’s classrooms. To read the letter in its entirety, click here.
Mississippi withdraws from PARCC; what does this mean? This morning, the State Board of Education voted to withdraw from the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Testing Consortium, a group of states that worked together to develop a Common Core-aligned test….