Next Generation Assessment Training


In the 2015-16 school year, District of Columbia students took the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), Multi-State Alternate Assessment (MSAA), DC Science, and DC Science – Alternate assessments. These assessments ask students to think critically, solve problems, and respond to questions that measure the knowledge and skills needed for success in a grade or course, and ultimately in college and careers. In addition, students who are English learners take the ACCESS for English Language Learners English language proficiency assessment.

For more information on PARCC results and resources, please visit:


Next Generation Assessments Webinars




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