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4/3/2013 1:47:00 PM
Opportunity to Contribute to Assessment Policy

ODE is seeking current or former educators with assessment expertise for the Essential Skills Review Panel.


AESRP makes recommendations on:
  1. The phasing in of Essential Skills for inclusion in the high school diploma and the modified diploma requirements;
  2. The adoption of assessment options to measure students’ proficiency in the approved Essential Skills for the purpose of the high school diploma or the modified diploma; and
  3. The achievement standards used to determine student eligibility for the high school diploma or the modified diploma.


AESRP panelists serve a three-year term, which includes participation in three Friday meetings per year (October, January, and April), conducted via WebEx and completing preparatory work in advance of each meeting. Dates to be determined with new members.


To apply, please contact Cristen McLean, Assessment of Essential Skills Policy Analyst, cristen.mclean@state.or.us eMail. She will send you the Panelist Information Form which needs to be completed by Friday, May 17, 2013. Panelists will be selected based on their background in best practices in testing and working with diverse populations, as well as representation of the state both geographically and by district size.

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