Assessment Provider, Online Resource Collection Team Up To Match Students With Resources
A major K-12 assessment and learning analytics
partnering with a company that offers online educational resources to
easier for teachers to find a direct connection between assessment
the content their students need to respond to those assessments.
Learning, a company that provides assessment
tools, including its own product, STAR, will partner with OpenEd, a large
collection of digital resources that teachers can use to teach the
Standards. As a result, teachers using Renaissance's assessment tools
connect students with more instructional content in OpenEd's
collection than in
the past that are aligned to the specific skills students need to
Renaissance's STAR assessments provide educators with
target instruction and practice. OpenEd's library is curated by the
machine learning technology and a team of curriculum specialists.
"It is crucial that teachers have quick access to
right quality-aligned resource for each student," said Renaissance
Senior Vice President of Learning Strategy Anne Schreiber. "We partnered
OpenEd to expand teacher'’ access to these skill-aligned resources for
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.