Your Guide To The Florida Standards Assessments

Nov 25, 2014

We're taking this week to help parents and students understand the new Florida Standards Assessments, which students will take for the first time beginning in March.

This reading test question asks students to drag items which correctly answer the question into the box.
Credit Screen shot / Florida Department of Education

The math, reading and writing exam (reading and writing are combined as English language arts) is intended to measure how well students in third through eleventh grades understand Florida's Common Core-based standards. The standards outline what students should know at the end of each grade.

We've pulled together the most important things to know about the new exam in this presentation. Click on the right or left side of the slide to advance or go back.