How do the math assessments change with PARCC –
· Type I (PBA and EOY): Machine scorable, focusing on major content
· and/or fluency. Could be practice forward. (NOT selected response type of questions). These questions will get at conceptual understanding. The End of Year will be all Type I
· Type II (PBA): Hand scored (or machine scored if innovative); focused on expressing mathematical reasoning.
· Type III (PBA): Hand scored (or machine scored if innovative); focused on modeling/application of mathematics