Community Schools News and Resources

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8/29/2013

PARCC manual on accessibility and accommodations now available

The first edition of the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers’ Accessibility Features and Accommodations Manual is now available to educators. The document outlines the accessibility features available to all students and includes guidance on accommodations for students with disabilities, English learners and English learners with disabilities for the PARCC Performance-Based and End-of-Year assessments. Additionally, there are online brochures called Expanding Access for parents and teachers of students with disabilities to explain the PARCC assessment and the accessibility system.