Kindergarten Assessment Results Remain Stable
March 11, 2017
The Oregon Department of Education released results last week from the fourth annual Kindergarten Assessment (KA). The assessment is given each fall to entering kindergarteners and provides a snapshot of students’ foundational skills in three core areas of learning and development: early literacy, early math, and approaches to learning.
“At Early Learning, we continue to focus our work on closing gaps in opportunity and access for children and families that our system consistently and history have not served well,” says David Mandell, Acting Early Learning Systems Director. “The Kindergarten Assessment helps us determine where to direct funds to reach those children….”