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4/25/2014 8:55:00 AM
Assessment and Accountability Update - April 25, 2014

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for April 25, 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
  • 2014-2015 Kindergarten Assessment
  • Teachers Needed: ELPA Content Panel
  • 2014-2015 Preliminary Test Administration Manual Now Available
  • Spring Online Writing Window Now Open
  • DTC Informal WebEx May 14, 2014

Accountability Reporting
  • District Contacts for Report Card Validations During Summer 2014
  • Institutions for Accountability Reporting Validation Opening
  • Field Test School Accountability Appeals Process for 2013-14
  • Winter 2014 Writing Test Records Available
  • Field Test School Accountability for 2013-14
  • Staff FTE and Staff Ethnicity ADI Validations Closing April 28
  • Third Period Cumulative ADM Opening

Extended Assessments and Accommodations
  • Extended Assessment: Reminders
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test: IEP Guidance Follow Up

Smarter Balanced Assessment, ELPA21, and Next Generation Science Standards
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test Participation
  • New Oregon Science Standards Webpage and Resources!
  • EQuIP Rubric for Science Released
  • Reporting Smarter Balanced Field Test Improprieties
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test Will Be Unavailable May 8-11
  • Oregon Customized Smarter Balanced Field Test Administration Manual (TAM) Now Available
  • Process for Updating Students in the Smarter Balanced Field Test
  • Field Test Research Study - Fourth Grade Calculator Use
  • Smarter Balanced Practice Test Software Update
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test: Testing Device Requirements Clarification
  • Smarter Balanced Field Test Resources
  • Smarter Balanced Practice Test Resources
  • Technology Strategy Framework and Testing Device Requirements

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