Patricia Armstrong

Director of Test Development, Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services

Patty Armstrong
As Director of Test Development in WestEd's Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services (SAAS) program, Armstrong directs the development of assessment services and products for both general education and special populations. Armstrong previously served as SAAS's Director of Mathematics Development, working closely with state departments of education to develop customized mathematics standards and item specifications to support assessment development activities. Her past experience includes working as a private educational consultant and as a classroom teacher at the elementary and middle school levels. Armstrong received a BS from the University of Rhode Island and a multiple subject credential from Dominican College, and completed coursework in the graduate-level teacher certification program at San Francisco State University.