Hello Gervais Parents and Guardians,
I encourage you to look at the following resources around the new Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, and why Oregon has gone to higher standards in academic content areas for preparation of students for college/career pathways.
- Parent Information Sheet: What are Oregon’s college- and career-ready standards?
- Smarter Balanced Parent Fact Sheet
- Understanding the new Common Core, what it is about and what it is not
Matt Henry, Superintendent