Testing - Student Assessment
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Teaching and Learning
English Language Arts
Wednesday - May 22, 2013
Smarter Balanced Selected to Replace OAKS Starting in 2015
Wednesday - March 6, 2013
Smarter Balanced Technology Requirements
Wednesday - February 13, 2013
Smarter Balanced Assessment Technology Requirement Clarification
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These standards define how well students must perform on state assessments leading to the high school diploma.
Content and Assessment Panels
English Language Arts Sample Tests
The Oregon Department of Education provides paper-pencil sample tests to demonstrate the types of reading selections and questions students at grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and high school might encounter on the Oregon Statewide Assessment administered each year.
A scoring guide is an assessment tool used to judge the quality of student performance in relation to content standards.
Speaking Work Samples
Academic Content Standards
Academic Content Standards identify what Oregon students are expected to know and be able to do in the content areas of English language arts, mathematics, health, physical education, science, second language, social sciences, and the arts.
Achievement Standards Summary - All Subjects - 2011-12
3/29/2012 (180.03 KB)
This document shows the achievement standards (requirements to meet and exceed) for Oregon’s Assessments of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) by content area and grade or benchmark level.
This site contains information about the development, administration, and reports of the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS), along with materials such as sample tests and scored student work.
Assessment and Accountability - Specialist, English Language Arts
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