Common Core: Smarter Balanced Assessment
Known as the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium(SBAC), the system helps measure student progress in relations to college and career readiness. SBAC aligns with the Common Core State Standards, establishing resources and tools for teachers and parents in order for students to experience and enhance their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills within a technological environment. [Recursos en español]
SBAC ResourcesCalifornia Department of Education has provided a page dedicated to the SBAC, which includes practice tests,news updates, and current documents in relations to the mechanisms of the initiative within California public schools.