South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (SCPASS)
Students in South Carolina will take the South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (SCPASS). Students in grades 4-8 take the ELA and mathematics SCPASS. The exams are designed to assess students in English language arts and mathematics. High School students will also take the High School Assessment Program (HSAP)
Merit’s language arts and math software programs correlate
to the South Carolina curriculum standards and can help students
prepare for the State assessments. The content and format
of Merit’s programs can help students develop and strengthen
their test-taking skills as well as their reading, writing
and math skills.
Merit reading software has been proven -- through rigorous,
scientifically based research -- to increase both student
reading comprehension and standardized test scores. Merit
research study findings reveal that education software is
an effective tool to improve test scores and academic performance.
Published: July 2015