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Assessment and Accountability Update - May 2, 2014

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for May 2, 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
  • Retesting Students in Grades 3 - 8
  • 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
  • Student Centered Staging Video Training/WebEx May 14, 2014
  • 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
  • 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 Help Desk Survey
  • Smarter Balanced Digital Library Preview Rollout: June 3, 2014
  • Practice Test Enhancements Release Schedule & Decommission of the Older Version of the Practice Test
  • Smarter Balanced Practice Test Software Update
  • 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

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