The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR™) accountability system will have a greater emphasis on increased rigor and a strong focus on college and career readiness. A critical need exists for an assessment bank containing items of high quality and high rigor.

STAAR One™ Texas STAAR-Aligned Item Bank is a high quality resource that can be used to develop rigorous STAAR-aligned benchmark tests which are an integral component of a comprehensive curriculum process.

The STAAR One™ Texas STAAR-Aligned Item Bank exemplifies quality collaborative partnerships that support district improvement efforts to ensure grade level proficiency and college readiness for all students.