Tennessee Gives Pearson ‘Emergency’ Test Scoring Contract, Seeks New Vendor
MAY 18, 2016
million for scoring 2015-16 assessments in Tennessee after the state terminated a contract in April with Measurement Inc. The new seven-month contract with Pearson was finalized using an emergency procurement process after the education department collaborated with the state’s central procurement office, according to a “Frequently Asked Questions” document the department released. See also: Tennessee Terminates Contract with Assessment Provider Measurement Inc.