2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 18A - EDUCATION
Section 18A:7C-6.5 - Definitions relative to student testing in public schools.
18A:7C-6.5 Definitions relative to student testing in public schools.
1. As used in this act:
"Commercially-developed standardized assessment" means a State-required or district-mandated assessment that is administered by the school district or charter school that requires all students in a grade to answer the same questions, or a selection of questions from a common bank of questions, in the same manner, and is developed and scored by an entity under contract with a board of education.
"State assessment" means an assessment required pursuant to State or federal law and administered to all students in a specific grade level or subject area and whose results are aggregated for analysis at the district, school, or student subgroup level.
L.2015, c.244, s.1.