State Accountability Model
READY - for college, careers, and the competitive environment
This is the image for the news article titled READY - for college, careers, and the competitive environmentREADY is the name of North Carolina's new accountability model, formerly known as the ABCs. READY sets growth and performance standards for each school in the state.

What does READY stand for?  READY is not an acronym; it is our goal. Our goal is to get all students READY for college, careers, and adulthood.

In order to get NC students READY for college, careers, and the competitive environment they will face after graduation, the state has upgraded its educational standards, assessments, and accountability methods to meet future expectations.  

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