Currently, if 95 percent of students don’t participate in state testing, schools, districts and teachers can face sanctions.
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Final participation rates will be available in August -- students begin taking a second round of PARCC tests in May.
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An agriculture education teacher in rural Oak Creek, Colo. teamed up with a math teacher to have students build something to help cows and horses at supper time.
An anonymous health survey Colorado adolescents have taken since 1991 is suddenly stirring controversy.
Hundreds of thousands of Colorado school children are logging in over the next few weeks to take the new state standardized math and language tests called PARCC.
This week, Colorado school children are taking the first-ever statewide online tests for grades 3-11. It's called PARCC. And it's at the center of a fight.
The fifth graders beat out more than 3,300 children from all over the country to make the cut.
The State Board of Education has delayed action on whether to grant testing waivers to the 19 Colorado school districts that want them.