Who Benefits From Next-Generation Science Assessment? The U.S. Workforce. 

Science Students

While states have made great strides to implement next generation standards in areas such as curriculum, a New Meridian report on state science testing nationwide reveals a patchwork of approaches, many of which are works in progress. Education experts say that improving next-generation science assessments will not only enhance student learning in the subject, but also support a more well-rounded and educated student population.