CHEYENNE, Wyo. — It may be a while before parents find out how their students did on PAWS, the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming students are starting to take the annual statewide assessment to measure their academic progress.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Several former Wyoming Department of Education employees said Monday they believed the agency misused federal funds while Cindy Hill was in charge.
CASPER, Wyo. — Natrona County School District officials pondered again Monday night what could have caused a nearly districtwide decline in student performance on Wyoming's standardized tests.
CASPER, Wyo. — Standardized test performances for Wyoming elementary and middle school students declined in every subject and every grade level from 2012 numbers, according to data released Wednesday by the Wyoming Department of Education.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming will have a say in what type of standardized test some of its elementary and high school students may take two years from now.
CASPER, Wyo. — Despite direction otherwise from the U.S. Department of Education, state education officials plan to remove the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students for 11th-grade students this school year and replace the test with the ACT.
CASPER, Wyo. — In general, Wyoming students performed better on state assessments this year than in past years.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Wyoming students improved their statewide test scores this past year.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The Wyoming Senate will likely hold a final vote next week on the first phase of a statewide K-12 education accountability system, including setting up a school ranking system and changing the state's testing regimen.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming education officials have chosen a new vendor to administer state tests.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Eight companies submitted proposals to administer the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students, or PAWS, according to state Department of Education officials.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s student assessments won’t change much next year, but the state is actively seeking a new test for spring 2013 and beyond.
CASPER, Wyo. — Federal education officials said they don’t advise states on how to use the results of state standardized tests, contrary to claims made Wednesday by the state’s top education official.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming students generally performed better on state assessments this spring than in past years, according to statewide results released Wednesday.
CASPER, Wyo. -- State lawmakers began work on a new education accountability system Tuesday in Casper.
CASPER, Wyo. — Teachers and state education officials will travel Wyoming this summer and fall to hold workshops designed to raise scores on the state’s annual reading test.
CASPER, Wyo. — Testing the old-fashioned way seemed to fix most schools’ problems with Wyoming’s standardized tests.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Small schools can be exempted from Hathaway Scholarship Program requirements for good cause, the Wyoming Senate agreed Thursday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming's annual standardized test will be administered much the way it was last year — except that it will be on paper instead of a computer screen.