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12/13/2013 1:37:00 PM
Assessment and Accountability Update - December 13, 2013

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for December 13, 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
  • 2013-14 ELPA Test Window Will Open January 8, 2014
  • Reminder: OAKS Online Testing Offline for Maintenance
  • Writing Assessment Window Opens January 8, 2014
  • Writing Comparison Study Recruitment
  • English Language Proficiency Standards Webinar December 13, 2013

Accountability Reporting
  • Essential Skills Validation Ends December 13, 2013
  • Fall Membership Validation Continues through January 24, 2014
  • Graduation and Dropout Reports Validation Ends December 13
  • Deadline for Making Up the DTC Accountability Reports Training
  • Districts Must Distribute Report Cards by January 15, 2014
  • Student and Classroom Reports for 2013-2014
  • Important Dates for the Weeks and Months Ahead

Extended Assessments and Accountability
  • Braille and Large Print Order Window
  • Extended Assessment: Sign Language Interpreter Training

Smarter Balanced Assessment, ELPA21, and Next Generation Science Standards
  • Technology Strategy Framework and Testing Device Requirements
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test - Secure Browser
  • Smarter Accessibility Crosswalk Now Available
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test - Critical Documents and Release Dates
  • Smarter Balanced Training Modules

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