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11/2/2012 12:32:00 PM
Assessment and Accountability Update - November 2, 2012

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for November 2, 2012.

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

In This Issue:

Extended Assessments
  • MEMORANDUM NO. 002-2012-13 – Extended Assessment: High School Retake Policy
  • Extended Assessments: Test Administrators
  • Extended Assessment: Braille and Large Print Ordering Information
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
  • Test Administration Policy Changes for 2012-13
  • Free Windows Spanish Voice Pack Now Available
  • New ELPA Feature for 2012-13 – Exempting Domains for Students on an IEP or 504 Plan
  • 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
  • Essential Skills Report Validation
  • 2012-13 Test Records Available in Student Staging
  • Validation Refresh Dates for Dropout Report and Cohort Graduation Reports
  • First Period Cumulative ADM 2012-13 Audit Review
  • Extension to 2011-12 Exit Adjustment Window
  • Report Card/AYP application now the Report Card/Accountability Reports’ application
  • Assessment Warehouse Extract now the Accountability Warehouse Extract
  • Appeals of 2011-12 Writing Results

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