On this segment of Classroom Close-up, NJ: The High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) is used to determine student achievement in reading, writing, and mathematics as specified in the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards. Burlington City High School math teacher Stacy Colon has found a way to make preparing for the HSPA tests fun and less daunting.
Classroom Close-up, NJ is a weekly series produced by the New Jersey Education Association. The program focuses on innovative projects in New Jersey public schools. For more information, visit classroomcloseup.org.