MCAS News Feed http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas MCAS News Headlines from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education en-us Copyright 2015 ESE Sun, 23 Jul 2017 00:43:00 EST ESE RSS http://www.doe.mass.edu/images/esebutton.gif http://www.doe.mass.edu/ Notice of Intent to Apply for a Waiver of Federal Requirement Related to the Percent of Students Who Participate in Statewide Alternate Assessments and Opportunity for Comment http://www.doe.mass.edu/news/news.aspx?id=24454 Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:02:00 EST Technology Specifications for the Next-Generation MCAS Assessments (Version 2.0 – July 10, 2017) http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/testadmin/TechSpecs.docx Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:21:00 EST 2017 Assessment & Accountability Data Review & Release Schedule http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/2017ReleaseSchedule.docx Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:47:00 EST Commissioner's MCAS Transition Plan Message http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/transition/2017-0623OntheDesktop.html Wed, 05 Jul 2017 02:50:00 EST Release of Spring 2017 Grades 5 and 8 Science and Technology/Engineering Items http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/testitems.html Mon, 03 Jul 2017 11:40:00 EST