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10/18/2012 12:06:00 PM
Assessment and Accountability Update - October 18, 2012

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for October 18, 2012.

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

In This Issue:

  • Important Dates for October 2012
  • Assessment and Accountability Checklist Updated on September 28
Extended Assessments
  • MEMORANDUM NO. 002-2012-13 – Extended Assessment: High School Retake Policy
  • Extended Assessments: Test Administrators
Assessment of Essential Skills
  • ACT Option for Assessment of Essential Skills in Writing
  • Work Sample Spreadsheet posted on ODE Website

Test Administration - OAKS Online, ELPA & Writing
  • Winter Paper-Based Writing Order Window Opens October 18
  • Reminder: 2012-13 OAKS Online Test Window Opens November 6
  • Recorded Training Modules Now Available Online
  • DTC Monthly WebEx Sessions
  • Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium Mathematics Webinar Available
  • Technology Readiness Update
Accountability Reporting
  • New Essential Skills Report
  • Assessment Warehouse Extract now the Accountability Warehouse Extract
  • Student Growth Targets WebEx
  • 2011-12 Dropout Report, Cohort Graduation Report, and Exit Adjustment
  • First Period Cumulative ADM Collection closes on October 29
  • Appeals of 2011-12 Writing Results

The Assessment & Accountability Update will resume weekly issues beginning with the next issue on November 1, 2012

We have a special Back to School issue planned for Thursday, November 1, 2012, containing important information about the 2012-2013 school year.

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