#PrepareforPARCC MSDE Updates

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 12:05pm

The following information is from the Maryland Department of Education's #PrepareforPARCC Updates

Webinar for Parents on Special Education: A Piece of the PARCC Puzzle

Join MSDE on Friday, February 27, from 12:30-1:30 pm, for a live webinar with information for parents of children with special needs who are scheduled to take the new PARCC assessment this spring. Learn more about PARCC’s accessibility features and accommodations, and get your questions answered by MSDE’s Special Education experts.

When: Friday, Feb. 27, from 12:30-1:30 pm


Note: The webinar will be available for download after the event. Parents joining live will be able to submit questions through the chat room.


New Webinar On-Demand: A Guided Tour through the PARCC Test

Learn about the differences between old tests and the new PARCC exams, and see PARCC in action as experts take you through actual test questions in this pre-recorded webinar. View the webinar, “A Guided Tour through the PARCC Test,” at: http://media.msde.state.md.us/2015/PARCC/TAKE.mp4


For more PARCC resources and up-to-the-minute information:

●     Sign up here to receive email updates on the PARCC assessments and other topics of interest

●     Visit MSDE’s Prepare for PARCC webpage

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●     Join the conversation on social media with the hashtag #PrepareForPARCC