The CRCT (Criterion Referenced Competency Test) are state mandated achievement tests for students in grades 3 through 8. (Due to budget constraints, the CRCT will not be administered in grades one and two in spring 2013.) The CRCT cover the subject areas of Reading, English/Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.
Taking the CRCT can be stressful for students. But If parents and educators prepare them by sharing test-taking strategies and administering practice exams, students have a higher chance of performing well.
Director Robert Redford tackles the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln in the new movie “The Conspirator" which comes to theaters Friday April 15. The film tells the story of Mary Surratt, the lone woman arrested and charged with conspiracy to kill the President along with seven men and her military tribunal.
Learning is a life-long pursuit. It begins at birth and continues at every age. It takes place in traditional classrooms and unconventional spaces. GPB Education's mission is to be of service to learners of all ages. Here you'll find digital education material that meets the needs of parents, educators and all learners.
April is National Poetry month – a perfect time to encourage students to appreciate poems and compose several of their own.
Here are sites and videos we recommend to help you motivate and inspire young poets.
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