PARCC Releases New Items: Good News, Bad News

LITERACY AND THE COMMON COREIn case you don’t follow the ever-exciting PARCC newsletter, PARCC announced on Dec. 2, 2016 that they have released more test items. The good news is that they DID release some. The bad news is that they didn’t release many.

In any event, I have updated my ongoing files, which you can download for free:

You’re welcome. 😉

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