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10/18/2013 9:48:00 AM
Assessment and Accountability Update - October 18, 2013

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for October 18, 2013.

You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website.

In This Issue:

Test Administration - OAKS Online, ELPA & Writing
  • OAKS Online Testing Supported for iPads running iOS 7
  • Winter Paper-Based Writing Order Window Opens October 19, 2013
  • Reminder: Kindergarten Assessment Test Window Closes October 24, 2013
  • Spring Writing Appeals 2012-13

Accountability Reporting
  • Growth Targets WebEx Thursday, October 24
  • Districts Must Distribute Report Cards by January 15, 2014
  • Mandatory DTC Training on Accountability Reporting
  • Student and Classroom Reports for 2013-2014
  • 2013-14 First Period Cumulative ADM Opening
  • Exit Adjustment Opened October 17 through November 29
  • Important Dates for the Weeks and Months Ahead

Extended Assessments and Accountability
  • Extended Assessment Field Test Review (Online)

Smarter Balanced Assessment, ELPA21, and Next Generation Science
  • Clarification: Stylus Not Required for Smarter Field Test
  • NCES Code Accessibility - Smarter Balanced Field Test Volunteer Interest Submission

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