Accessibility and Accommodations

Meeting the Needs of All Students Assessments help teachers and parents know if students are on the path to success. The Smarter Balanced assessment system provides accurate measures of achievement and growth while challenging students to think critically and solve …

Development and Design

Along with creating an innovative assessment, Smarter Balanced is committed to an unprecedented level of transparency, so that anyone who is interested can see exactly how the test is made. On this page we provide the following materials used in …

Higher Ed Approved

States Using Smarter Balanced Scores Institutions of higher education in the following states use Smarter Balanced scores. Select a state to read its higher education policy (where available) and see a list of participating schools.