State Mandated Assessments
"The California Department of Education (CDE) has a clear vision and commitment to establishing innovative assessments. These assessments include a variety of approaches and item types that model and promote high-quality teaching and student learning and set a course to ensure that all California students are well prepared to enter college and careers in today’s competitive global economy.
The purpose of the Assessment Information Web page is to provide details regarding the development, coordination, and implementation of statewide testing programs in California." CDE