MSA/PARCC professional development
All principals and assistant principals | Deadline: February 12In preparation for the spring 2016 MSA Science and PARCC online administrations, mandatory professional development sessions are now available to support School Test Coordinators (STCs) and Alternate STCs to learn more about the assessments and receive hands-on training to navigate the testing sites. Each school will be responsible for administering these assessments during the following testing windows:
- MSA Science (Grades 5 and 8): Wednesday, March 2 through Thursday, March 24
All sessions will be held at the Professional Development Center (2500 E. Northern Parkway, Baltimore, MD 21214) in the morning (9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.) and afternoon (12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.) scheduled by network:
- PARCC (Grades 3 – 12): The administration window is Wednesday, April 20 through Friday, June 3. The content areas assessed in grades 3-8 are Mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy. The content areas assessed in grades 9-12 are for students in enrolled in Algebra 1, Algebra II, English 10, and English 11.
DATEMORNING SESSIONS(9:00-11:30 a.m.)AFTERNOON SESSIONS(12:30-3:00 p.m.) Tuesday, February 9 Networks 1 and 2 Networks 3 and 4 Wednesday, February 10 Networks 5 and 6 Network 7 Thursday, February 11 Networks 8 and 9 Networks 10, 11, and 12 Friday, February 12 Network 13
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