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Assessment and Accountability Update - August 30, 2013

This is the Assessment & Accountability Update PDF for August 30, 2013.

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

In This Issue:

Test Administration - OAKS Online, ELPA & Writing
  • 2013-14 Secure Browsers and Practice Tests Now Available
  • District Test Coordinator Training Reminder
  • TIDE Offline September 21-30: ODE Recommends Download by 7 PM, September 20
  • Reminders of recent articles that remain relevant
    • Oregon's 2013-14 Accommodations Manual
    • Administering Spanish/English Kindergarten Early Math
    • Test Administration Manual Available: Final for 2013-14
    • Science Local Performance Assessment Clarifications

Accountability Reporting
  • Supplemental 2012-13 Report Card Data Collection - Final Update
  • Supplemental Report Card Data Validation
  • Important Dates for the Weeks and Months Ahead

Extended Assessments and Accountability
  • Oregon's Alternate ("Extended") Assessment: Qualified Trainer and Qualified Assessor Trainings
  • Oregon's Alternate ("Extended") Assessment: Data Entry

Smarter Balanced Assessment, ELPA21, and Next Generation Science
  • Information for the Smarter Balanced Field Test
  • Smarter Balanced Practice Test News
  • Smarter Balanced State Leadership Team and State Network of Educators Update
  • Next Generation Science Standards and Oregon Science Education

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