Each state was requested to become a member of a larger consortium. Missouri joined the SMARTER Balanced Consortium. Grades 5 and 8 will complete on-line assessments provided by the SMARTER Balanced Consortium. Grades 3, 4, 6, and 7 will take a short survey version of SMARTER Balanced Assessments. High School will be assessed via End-of-Course Exams.

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