Assessment Aligned to the Delaware Common Core State Standards
Delaware Department of Education Assessment Homepage - DCAS reports, accountability information, assessment tools and more.
Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) Smarter Balanced is a state-led consortium developing assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts/Literacy and Mathematics designed to help prepare all students to graduate high school college and career ready. Delaware is currently a governing state in the consortium.
Smarter Balanced Assessments -Smarter Balanced assessment information that includes extended response and technology enhanced items, as well as performance tasks that allow students to demonstrate critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, and item specific guidelines for the expectations of the Common Core State Standards.
Smarter Balanced Items Samplers - Grades 3 through 12 PDF files with released sample items that can use as part of the preparation in the transition to SBAC related assessments.
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) -NAEP is the largest nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America's students know and can do in various subject areas. NAEP results are based on representative samples of students at grades 4, 8, and 12 for the main assessments, or samples of students at ages 9, 13, or 17 years for the long-term assessments.