Start Date 2015-00-00
Notes Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability House Bill 2804, 84th Texas Legislature (2015), established the Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability. The purpose of the commission is to develop and make recommendations for new systems of student assessment and public school accountability. The commission will submit a report to the governor and legislature that recommends statutory changes to improve the state’s systems of student assessment and public school accountability by September 1, 2016. House Bill 2804 (outside source) Commission Overview Commission Membership Commission Member Contact Information Commission Operating Procedures Commission Support Page Commission Framework Final Commission Report As required by statute, and to conclude its work, the Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability presented this report to the governor of Texas and Texas Legislature. This report contains nine recommendations, five considerations for further study, and a long-term vision statement for public education in Texas. Meeting Schedule All commission meetings are open to the public in accordance with the Open Meetings Act. Open Meetings Act (outside source) Seventh Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: American Institutes for Research (AIR), 4700 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX, 78723, Conference Center, Located on the First Floor Agenda Minutes Draft Report to the Governor of Texas and Texas Legislature Video Archive Sixth Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Monday, June 13, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: American Institutes for Research (AIR), 4700 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX, 78723, Conference Center, Located on the First Floor Agenda Minutes Meeting Materials Working Session Notes Video Archive Fifth Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: American Institutes for Research (AIR), 4700 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX, 78723, Conference Center, Located on the First Floor Agenda Minutes Plan for Developing Recommendations and Final Report Video Archive Fourth Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: American Institutes for Research (AIR), 4700 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX, 78723, Conference Center, Located on the First Floor Agenda Detailed Agenda Minutes Meeting Materials Video Archive Presentations The Future of Assessment in Texas: Realizing the Promise of Educational Assessment—presented by Dr. James Pellegrino State Accountability System Examples—presented by Mariann Lemke A–F School Grading—presented by Christy Hovanetz FAST and Smart: Strategies for Identifying Effective and Efficient Schools—presented by Lori Taylor What We Need—presented by Paul Haeberlen Third Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: Texas Education Agency, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701, State Board of Education, Room 1-104 Agenda Detailed Agenda Minutes Meeting Materials Working Session Notes Video archive Presentation Shifts in Assessment and Accountability Policy Under the Every Student Succeeds Act—presented by Robert Stonehill and David English Second Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: State Capitol Building, House Appropriations Hearing Room, located at the Capitol Extension, Floor E1, Room E1.030, 1100 N. Congress, Austin, TX 78701 Agenda Detailed Agenda Minutes Video archive Presentations Career and College Readiness: A State Perspective—presented by Mike Morath The SAT® Suite of Assessments: What Do They Tell Us About College & Career Readiness?—presented by Matt Lisk ACT® & College and Career Readiness—presented by John Clark Recommendations to the Commission On Behalf of the Texas High Performance Schools Consortium—presented by Dr. Karen Rue and Dr. Dawson Orr First Meeting of the Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Place: State Capitol Building, House Appropriations Hearing Room, located at the Capitol Extension, Floor E1, Room E1.030, 1100 N. Congress, Austin, TX 78701 Agenda Minutes Meeting Materials Video archive Presentations (also included in Meeting Materials link) 10 Principles of Accountability—Ten principles for test-based accountability systems as presented by Dr. Andrew Ho History of State Assessment in Texas—An overview of the Texas assessment program as presented by Dr. Gloria Zyskowski History of State Accountability in Texas—An overview of the state accountability system in Texas as presented by Shannon Housson
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