SDE: Student Assessment News

Student Assessment News


  • American Institutes for Research (AIR) System Maintenance Updates
  • Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment Updates
  • Summative Student Assessments in 2016-17
  • Data Collections and Reporting Updates
  • Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) Update
  • 2016 Statewide Assessment Update
  • Medical Exemption Update
  • Data Collection and Reporting Update
  • EdSight
  • Smarter Balanced Assessment Updates
    • The Smarter Balanced Test Window Closes Friday, June 10, 2016
    • Checking Student Completion Rates Using the TIDE Online Reporting System
  • The Connecticut Alternate Assessment (CTAA)
    • The Connecticut Alternate Assessment Window Closes Friday, June 10, 2016
  • Medical Exemption Update
  • Smarter Balanced Test Information Distribution Engine and Public School Information System (PSIS)
  • EdSight

  • Smarter Balanced Assessment Updates
    • The Smarter Balanced Test Window Closes Friday, June 10, 2016
    • Checking Student Completion Rates Using the TIDE Online Reporting System
  • The Connecticut Alternate Assessment (CTAA)
    • The Connecticut Alternate Assessment Window Closes Friday, June 10, 2016
  • Smarter Balanced Test Information Distribution Engine and Public School Information System (PSIS)
    • TIDE-Related Assessments
  • Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments and Digital Library Update
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA)
    • CTAA English Language Arts for Grades 3 and 4
  • Connecticut SAT School Day Update
    • Connecticut SAT School Day Student Results
  • Kindergarten Assessment Update
    • Kindergarten Assessment
  • CSDE Joins Twitter and Facebook
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA)
    • Important information Regarding the CTAA
    • Administering the CTAA
    • Steps Prior to Administering the CTAA
    • CTAA Pre-Recorded Webinar
    • Contact Information for CTAA Support
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Connecticut SAT School Day Update
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Text-to-Speech Function
    • Using the Online Reporting System to Plan and Manage Testing 
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA)
    • The CTAA Window Opens on April 18, 2016
    • CTAA Resources
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
  • Smarter Balanced Assessments are Open for Administration through June 10, 2016.
    • NEW! Connecticut Smarter Balanced Assessment Completion Data
    • Using the Online Reporting System to Plan and Manage Testing
    • Device Support Update
    • NEW! Digital Library
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • NEW! Connecticut SAT School Day Update
  • The Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA)
    • The CTAA Window Opens on April 18, 2016
    • CTAA Resources
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Smarter Balanced Assessments are Open for Administration through June 10, 2016
    • Enhancements to the Test Administrator (TA) Interface
    • Using the Online Reporting System to Plan and Manage Testing
    • Device Support Update
    • Appeals
    • Digital Library Accounts
  • TIDE/PSIS Data Sync and New Data Elements in PSIS
    • TIDE-Related Assessments
    • PSIS and the Connecticut SAT School Day
  • CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science & Connecticut Alternate Assessments
    • The CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Upload Window Closes on March 29, 2016
    • How to Monitor the Skills Checklist Upload Submissions
    • Generate a Test Completion Report
    • CTAA & CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Trained Teacher List
  • CMT/CAPT Science
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Smarter Balanced Assessments are Open for Administration
    • Appeals
    • Connecticut Smarter Balanced Performance Tasks
    • Enhancements to the Test Administrator Interface
    • Using the Online Reporting System to Plan and Manage Testing
    • Digital Library Accounts
  • CMT/CAPT Science and Smarter Balanced: Designated Supports and Accommodations
  • TIDE/PSIS Data Sync and New Data Elements in PSIS
    • TIDE-Related Assessments
    • PSIS and the Connecticut SAT School Day
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Connecticut Smarter Balanced Performance Tasks
    • Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment Teacher Hand Scoring Material is Available in TIDE
    • Enhancements to the Test Administrator (TA) Interface
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • Science Test Administration Materials
  • CMT/CAPT Science and Smarter Balanced: Designated Supports and Accommodations
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA) and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science
    • CTAA & CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Trained Teacher List
    • Important Dates
    • CTAA and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklists Science Eligibility & Learner Characteristics Inventory
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA)
    • Instructions for Marking a Student for the Alternate Assessment
  • SAT Update
    • Ordering Materials for the April 27, 2016, Make-Up Test
    • Submitting Requests for College Reportable and State Allowable Accommodations 
    • Making Corrections to Student Information
  • TIDE/PSIS Data Sync and New Data Elements in PSIS
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Connecticut SAT School Day Test Materials
    • Weather Policy
    • Administration Material
    • Parent/Guardian Informational Letter
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Elimination of Smarter Balanced ELA Performance Tasks and Closure of the Interim Assessments
    • Summative Assessment Test Administration Manuals
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • Science Test Administration Materials
  • CMT/CAPT Science and Smarter Balanced
    • Designated Supports and Accommodations
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments & CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science
    • Revised Test Window for Connecticut Alternate Assessment
    • Confirming Entry of the CTAA and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Eligibility & Learner Characteristics Inventory
  • TIDE/PSIS Data Sync and New Data Elements in PSIS
  • CMT/CAPT Science and Smarter Balanced
    • Designated Supports and Accommodations
    • Request for Paper Testing Materials
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • Science Test Administration Materials
    • Science Practice Tests
    • Parent/Guardian Brochures
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Connecticut State-Allowed Accommodations Update
    • Test Center Supervisors and Services for Students with Disabilities Coordinators Mandatory Training
    • Administration Material
    • Associate Supervisors Training
    • Fee Waivers
    • Parent/Guardian Informational Letter
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Summative Assessment Test Administration Manuals
    • Parent/Guardian Informational Letter
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments & CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science
    • Revised Test Window for Connecticut Alternate Assessment
    • The CTAA will NOT include the Writing Constructed Response Item in 2015-16
    • Confirming Entry of the CTAA and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Eligibility & Learner Characteristics Inventory
    • CTAA and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Eligibility & Learner Characteristics Inventory
    • CTAA & CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Training
    • Alternate Test Participation by Grade
  • District Test Coordinator Workshops
  • Overview of Accommodations Submissions
  • System Updates for Online Testing
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Admission Tickets
    • Accommodations for English Learners
    • Breaks Accommodation Information
    • Connecticut SAT School Day Resources
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Summative Assessment Test Administration Manuals
    • Clarification on Text-to-Speech Test Setting Options for Smarter Balance
    • Interim Assessment
    • Digital Library Factsheet
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science
    • CTAA and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Eligibility & Learner Characteristics Inventory
    • Learner Characteristics Inventory & the CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Submission Process Update
    • CTAA & CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Training
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • Science Test Administration Manuals
    • Clarification on Test-to-Speech Test Settings Options for CMT/CAPT Science

  • District Test Coordinator Workshops
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Connecticut SAT Student Registration and Entering Requests for Student Accommodations
    • Connecticut SAT School Day: Test Center Supervisor Training Session
    • Connecticut SAT School Day Administration Information
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Testing Window Finalized
    • Elimination of Classroom Activity
    • Special Populations Information
  • Connecticut Alternate Assessments (CTAA) and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science
    • Special Populations Information
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • Special Populations Information
  • District Test Coordinator Workshops
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Connecticut SAT Student Registration
    • Connecticut SAT Train the Trainer Workshops
    • College Board Educator Accounts
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • 2016 CMT and CAPT Science
  • National Center and State Collaborative (NCSC)
    • NCSC 2015 Test Results
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced and CMT/CAPT Science
    • Technology Requirements for Online Testing Webinar
    • TIDE, How to Start/Monitor Online Testing, and Test Settings Webinar
  • Connecticut SAT School Day
    • Commissionerís Letter Regarding the Connecticut SAT for Grade 11
    • School Registration
    • Overview of Connecticut SAT School Day Webinar
    • Connecticut SAT Implementation Workshop
    • Connecticut SAT Train the Trainer Workshops
    • College Board Student Accounts
    • Connecticut SAT Accommodations for Eligible Students
    • Understanding College Board Accommodations Webinar
    • Connecticut SAT Accommodations Options for Special Populations Workshop
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced and CMT/CAPT Science
    • Technology Requirements for Online Testing Webinar
    • TIDE, How to Start/Monitor Online Testing, and Test Settings Webinar
  • Connecticut Smarter Balanced
    • Designated Supports and Accommodations
    • Professional Development Opportunities

  • Smarter Balanced
    • Test Information Distribution Engine Accounts
    • Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments
    • Designated Supports and Accommodations
    • Test Information Distribution Engine and Public School Information System Sync
    • Smarter Balanced Parent Guides
    • New Testing Implications for English Learners
  • Smarter Balanced Digital Library
    • Digital Library Spotlight Webinar and Forum Series
    • Supporting Students with Disabilities Spotlight Webinar

  • Smarter Balanced
    • Usability, Accessibility, and Accommodations 2015-2016 Presentation
    • Designated Supports/Accommodations Data Collection
    • Individual Student Reports for Outplaced Students
  • Measurement Incorporated Web Portal
  • Test Supports and Accommodation Form
  • Connecticut State Department of Education Comprehensive Assessment Program Portal
  • Things to know about the 2015-2016 statewide assessments for special populations
  • Smarter Balanced
    • TIDE and ORS Downtimes
    • Online Reporting System Training Webinar
    • Sample Parent and Guardian Letters
    • TIDE User Accounts and District Testing Contacts
    • Digital Library: Supporting Students with Disabilities Spotlight Webinar
  • CMT/CAPT Science
    • Elimination of Retesting for CAPT Science
  • Highlights from Connecticutís Approved Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Flexibility Request
  • Kindergarten Entrance Inventory
  • Test Supports and Accommodation Form
  • Smarter Balanced:
    • Designated Supports/Accommodation Data Collection
    • Online Reporting System: Frequently Asked Question
    • Illustrative Mathematics Digital Library Spotlight Webinar
  • National Assessment of Educational Progress
  • Connecticut State Department of Education Web sites
  • Connecticut State Department of Education Comprehensive Assessment Program Portal
  • Smarter Balanced:
    • Individual Student Reports
    • Online Reporting System Training Webinar
    • Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments
    • TIDE and ORS Downtimes
    • TIDE User Accounts and District Testing Contacts
  • Individual Student Reports
  • Connecticutís Comprehensive Assessment Program Public Reporting Site
  • Smarter Balanced Educator Involvement Survey
  • Smarter Balanced Secure Browser
  • Support for Special Populations
  • Governor Malloy Announces Approval to Reduce Standardized Testing for Grade 11 Students
  • Digital Library Spotlight Webinar and Forum Series


Archived Student Assessment News 





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