PARCC Timeline

The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education has announced the following schedule leading up to a vote on what student assessments the state will be mandating in the future.

  • Monday, Nov. 16, 4-7 p.m. The BESE has scheduled a public hearing on PARCC and the future of student assessments at Malden High School, 77 Salem St. MTA members are being encouraged to attend this meeting to demonstrate their opposition to PARCC, and their support for a three-year moratorium on using any standardized tests for high-stakes decisions.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 17 The BESE is scheduled to vote on what, if any, changes there will be to the state's student assessment system and what, if any, role PARCC will have in that system.