ASSETS (Assessment Services Supporting English Learners through Technology Systems) is a state-led consortium that seeks to provide innovative and comprehensive assessment tools to help English learners (ELs) succeed in becoming college- and career-ready. The system will be operational in 2015-16.
ASSETS is funded by a $10.5 million Enhanced Assessment grant which supports the development of a next generation assessment system that measures students progress in attaining English proficiency needed to succeed in college and career.
This article provides an overview of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) including the standard’s various dimensions, organization and core concepts.
This chart gives a breakdown of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) by science topic and grade level including K-5, middle school and high school.