Workshop: Understanding the Smarter Balanced Assessment & Common Core State Standards


April 3, 2014

7:00 p.m.

Birmingham Covington School (BCS)

1525 Covington Road * Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301

Your kids will be impacted by this in 2014-15!  Dr. Joseph Hoffman, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction of Birmingham Public Schools will tell you what it is and answer all your questions about this new method of testing approved by the state of Michigan for all students.”The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (Smarter Balanced) is a state-led consortium working to develop next-generation assessments that accurately measure student progress toward college- and career-readiness. Smarter Balanced is one of two multistate consortia awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Education in 2010 to develop an assessment system aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) by the 2014-15 school year.”

For more information contact Kathy Sinclair-Pearson at or 734-678-6200 or visit 


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