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7/26/2012 1:35:00 PM
Assessment and Accountability Update - July 26, 2012

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for July 26, 2012.

You can access this and past issues of the Assessment & Accountability Update on the ODE website.

In This Issue:

Accountability Reporting
  • District Validations for 2011-12 School and District Report Cards

Assessment of Essential Skills
  • Summer Assessment Institute: August 1-3

Test Administration - OAKS Online, ELPA & Writing
  • Registration for 2012-13 District Test Coordinator Training Due Wednesday, August 1
  • 2012-13 OAKS Secure Browser
  • Stay Connected to the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium
  • Invitation to Participate: ELPA Performance Standards Verification November 6-9, 2012 (Revised Dates)
  • Request for Proposals for 2014-15 Assessment System

Assessment & Accountability Update Summer Schedule

Throughout the summer and until the 2012-13 OAKS Online test window opens on November 6, the Assessment & Accountability Update will be published every other week according to the following schedule.
  • August 9 & 23
  • September 6 & 20
  • October 4 & 18
  • November 1

Any special or urgent communications between issues will be sent through the DTC or AYP/RC Listservs, or as general news announcements. On Thursday, November 8, weekly issues will resume, starting with a special Back to School issue with important information about the 2012-2013 school year.

While many of us will continue working through the summer to provide our students a fresh start in the Fall, we wish a safe, fun, productive summer break for Oregon’s educators and students.

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