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Assessment and Accountability Update - February 21, 2014

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for February 21, 2014.

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
  • Winter Paper Writing Assessment Shipping Deadline March 4
  • Voice Over and Speak Selection on iPads
  • DTC Informal WebEx March 12, 2014

New Assessment and Accountability Staff Members
  • Leah Thorp
  • Jessie McGraw
  • Jordan Hermens

Accountability Reporting
  • Staff Position Audit Review Window Closes February 21

Extended Assessments and Accountability
  • Smarter Balanced Assessment Field Test: IEP Guidance

Smarter Balanced Assessment, ELPA21, and Next Generation Science Standards
  • Teacher and Student Preparation Resources for the Smarter Balanced Field Test
  • Smarter Balanced Practice Test Resources
  • Field Test Training Modules
  • Double Testing Flexibility Approved by U.S. Dept of Education for Smarter Balanced Field Test
  • Oregon Customized Smarter Balanced Field Test Administration Manual (TAM) Now Available
  • Technology Strategy Framework and Testing Device Requirements
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test - Critical Documents and Release Dates

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