8-204 - Instructional Assessment
The Newtown Public Schools plan for educational assessment as approved by the Board of Education has major education purposes as follows:
- To measure the achievement and progress of students in the areas of reading, language arts, and mathematics and to develop and implement procedures or remediation for students in need of assistance.
- To assess the instructional program utilizing the testing and evaluation procedures described within the plan and to plan strategies and procedures for the improvement of instruction based on the assessment.
Reference: CGS 10-14m-r