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New Release! Performance Assessment Resource Bank

Oct 26 2016

This week, Understanding Language-Stanford Center for Assessment, Learning and Equity (UL-SCALE) and the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE) announced the opening of the Performance Assessment Resource Bank (PARB) – a free, online resource for K-12 teachers, administrators, and policy makers. This new website ( is designed to serve as a platform for sharing high-quality performance assessments and resources curated from educators and organizations nationwide and building community among the educators and leaders who use, develop, and share these important tools. It includes performance assessment tasks and support resources for designing a system of assessment and building educator assessment literacy and capabilities, all focused on deeper and more meaningful learning.

PARB was developed by UL-SCALE and SCOPE in collaboration with the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO).