The 6th grade reading Oklahoma Core Curriculum Test included up to 25 percent more DOK 3 questions, according to Tara Huddleston, Alpha Plus facilitator and former REAC3H instructional coach with the Oklahoma State Department of Education.
Teachers from across the state are reporting in an online Professional Learning Community that their 6th graders test scores have dipped significantly from last year.
You can read more about this year’s testing issues here.
I am a secondary English Language Arts teacher, a University of Oklahoma student working on my Master’s of Education in Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum with an concentration in English Education, and a NBPTS candidate. I am constantly seeking ways to amplify my students’ voices and choices.