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The Missing Link



From: Colleen Keirn (ckeirn@cfa.harvard.edu)
Date: Fri Aug 23 2002 - 11:03:04 EDT

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    I wonder if they will be available prior to the testing season, or if
    they will just release the usual 5 sample questions.

    I figure that if students have general practice responding to
    open-ended questions they would become comfortable with the format
    and thought process. I'm curious, how have you handled this in your


    At 5:41 PM -0400 8/22/02, DMOCOACH24@aol.com wrote:
    >The state of Massachusetts has begun using an open ended question format as a
    >part of their MCAS (Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System) Tests.
    >Students in grade 10 have to pass these tests in both English and math to
    >graduate from high school.....Dan

    At 12:05 AM -0400 8/23/02, G1E2sons@aol.com wrote:
    >Is it possible to get samples of these questions?



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