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- Subject: MCAS RFP
- From: "Deanna M. De'Liberto" <Ddeliberto@AOL.COM>
- Date: Fri, 27 Aug 1999 18:23:53 EDT
- Reply-to: Assessment Reform Network Mailing List <ARN-L@LISTS.CUA.EDU>
- Sender: Assessment Reform Network Mailing List <ARN-L@LISTS.CUA.EDU>
Is everyone ware that the Mass Dept. of Education is soliciting bids from
vendors to develop, validate, and score the MCAS?
Interesting given a thread from a while ago (long time) in which I was asked
to comment on the validity of the current MCAS testing program and someone
seemed to think that given my interest in doing test right that I should work
on this assessment. Not sure that my firm will be interested in bidding this
but I was wondering....
What is the word on this? Are they really going to gibe this to a different
vendor or just give it to the incumbent -- Advanced Systems?
My suggestion is that those teachers in Mass who were unhappy with this
assessment need to get on the Evaluation Committee -- and perhaps a few other
committees -- so that you have some say in where things go from here. I
suggest this in every state as I think teachers AND parents should be
represented on these committees. So much is at stake as you all know.
Deanna M. De'Liberto, President/Director of Assessment
D Squared Assessments, Inc.
(Specialists in Test Development/Validation and Test Administration)
9 Bedle Road, Suite 250
Hazlet, NJ 07730-1209
Phone: (732) 888-9339
Member of the Association of Test Publishers
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