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NC Common Core #ASRC
Meeting 2/16/15
Thes are my live Tweets during the 2-16-15 meeting of the NC Academic

Standards Review Commission (ASRC).

by APDillon 3 years ago 32 Views 

Highlights:

Jeannie Metcalf stepped down as Co-Chair. Tammy Covil was voted in as the new Co-Chair.

Dr. Oxendine went over assessments and the work of the State Board of Educations Assessment Taskforce as it applies

to the ASRC

A bit of a 'Hot Mic' situation at the end of the meeting.

Meeting details, including links to the materials and agenda:

Common Core ASRC Meeting Details for February 16th (UPDATES)

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A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Had tech issues, just logging in to NC Common Core #ASRC
meeting live stream - rtsp://audio.dpi.state.nc.us/encoder/sbe.rm
1:27 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

I'll be tweeting to #ASRC for the NC Common Core commission
meeting today. @stopcommoncore
stateboard.ncpublicschools.gov/live-audio-str…
1:27 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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A.P. Dillon
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Jeannie Metcalf leaving as co-chair. Covill and Isenhour
nominated. vote about to happen #asrc
1:30 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Peek reads the count: 6 for Covil 5 for Isenhour #asrc
Covil is voted as new Co-Chair.
1:31 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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Agenda turned over to Dr. Oxendine on testing and
accountability issue. #asrc
1:35 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Meeting materials for today's #ASRC can be found here:
doa.nc.gov/asrc/upcomingm…
1:36 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine: Do we have standards and curricula that meet the
students of NC? #ASRC
1:38 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine's presentation is located
here:doa.nc.gov/asrc/documents… #asrc
1:38 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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A.P. Dillon
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Oxendine: The Common Core State Standards content based
standards. #asrc
1:39 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine: Reason for testing in past was diff than it is today.
#asrc
1:41 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine: testing in NC goes back to 1965. #asrc
1:42 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
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Oxendine: testing was about program accountability #asrc

Today, it's about gaining govt dollars & rating teachers?
1:42 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Parents, you can give your input on testing and assessments
here =>
publiccomments@dpi.nc.gov#asrc
1:44 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine notes NCLB really digs down into curricula & aligning
instruction with local benchmarks. #asrc
1:47 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine: early testing was MACRO, with 2001 NCLB it
became MICRO. #asrc
1:48 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Peek to Oxendine: How do we align out two commissions
(ASRC and Assessment Taskforce) #asrc
1:49 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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A.P. Dillon
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Oxendine: We need to focus on -- Are the standards
appropriate? & and that is the work of this commission. #asrc
1:49 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendines: Assess. taskforce now considering 4 assessments a
year. #asrc

I believe she means quarterly administration.
1:50 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine: what at the implications of shifting to 4 quarterly
assessments on the standards? #asrc
1:51 PM - Feb 16, 2015

A.P. Dillon
@APDillon_

Oxendine reiterates the importance of making sure the
standards are appropriate. #asrc
1:51 PM - Feb 16, 2015

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