New York City, NY (PRWEB) April 12, 2007
Educational Records Bureau (http://www.ERBTest.org) and YourTeacher (http://www.YourTeacher.com) have joined forces to provide online math support to independent and public school students based on individual results from the ERB CTP 4 achievement tests. For the first time, students will receive customized online tutorials based upon an item analysis on the ERB CTP 4 achievement test
ERB, a non-profit founded in 1927, offers the CTP 4 (Comprehensive Testing Program) achievement test battery to member schools. Considered the preeminent assessment tool for independent and select public school students, the CTP 4 tests provide member schools with detailed strengths and weaknesses of individual students. As part of this agreement, ERB will now offer "Next-Step Instruction" from YourTeacher based on individual results from the the ERB test.
According to Sid Barish of ERB, "ERB recently joined with YourTeacher to offer an online math support program to its member schools using the Comprehensive Testing Program (CTP 4) achievement test battery. Teachers can direct their students to individualized math lessons and practice exercises on YourTeacher linked to the content standards and skills on the CTP 4 math achievement tests and algebra. Now, each student will have a direct math tutorial resource helping them to improve based on their individual needs as identified through ERB testing."
According to Charles Hermes, CEO of YourTeacher, "We are extremely excited to offer our online math instruction to ERB member schools. Furthermore, the ability to offer our math instruction to students based on their particular needs as determined by the ERB CTP 4 test is an ideal way to reach our goal of individualized math support."
To find out more about ERB next-step instruction, contact Sid Barish of ERB (http://www.ERBtest.org) at (800) 989-3721 ext. 308 or Rick Volkmann of YourTeacher.com (http://www.YourTeacher.com) 210 240-9002.
YourTeacher (http://www.YourTeacher.com) provides thousands of students with individualized online math instruction covering Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry & Algebra 2. With almost 500 instructor-led lessons, YourTeacher.com is a cost-effective solution for any learning environment that needs a consistent level of high quality math instruction.
ERB partners with its member schools to 'light the pathway to student learning' through high quality assessment tools that improve instruction and program effectiveness. ERB accomplishes its mission through quality testing products, programs, and services to support the work of teachers and schools by providing the means of identifying students' strengths and weaknesses. After almost 80 years, ERB has remained true to its original mission and purpose, while simultaneously expanding its products, services, and offerings to over 1600 public and independent schools in 46 states and 47 countries.