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State Switches Testing Firms In $32 Million Contract To Devise New Exams

New York Post     Susan Edelman
First Posted: 07/25/11 12:13 PM ET Updated: 09/24/11 06:12 AM ET

New York Post:

The state has hired a different testing company to produce its standardized exams for grades 3 through 8, replacing a firm whose too-easy tests led to massive grade inflation.

The state Education Department has awarded Pearson a $32.1 million contract to devise the math and English language arts exams, officials said.

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