English Learner Testing during the Pandemic: An Early Readout and Look Ahead

May 17, 2022 | by
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In addition to upending daily life in the classroom, the pandemic has affected how states administer annual assessments to their students—disrupting a key means of collecting data on new or growing learning gaps that demand attention. This report explores how states have approached testing English Learners during the COVID-19 pandemic, and what 2020-21 assessment data can and cannot tell us.

English Learner Testing during the Pandemic: An Early Readout and Look Ahead