SDE: Student Assessment News Archived 2014-15

Student Assessment News Archived 2014-15


      Smarter Balanced and CMT/CAPT Science Results

      Smarter Balanced Testing Window Completion and Looking Ahead
      CTAA Update
      2015 Smarter Balanced Assessment Surveys
      The What, the How and the Why of the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment Workshops
      Test Security Incident Log Secure Upload Instructions
      Digital Library

      Testing Window Completion 
      2015 Smarter Balanced Assessment Surveys
      Test Security Incident Log Secure Upload Instructions
      CMT and CAPT Science: Student Demographic Data Verification

      CMT and CAPT Science: Student Demographic Data Verification Re-opens June 10, 2015
      Smarter Balanced Test Window Closes Friday, June 12, 2015
      Smarter Balanced Test Information Distribution Engine and Public School Information System 
      Test Security Incident Log Secure Upload Instructions

      CMT and CAPT Science: Student Demographic Data Verification Re-opened
      Smarter Balanced Test Window Closes Friday, June 12, 2015 
      NCSC/CTAA
      Smarter Balanced Test Information Distribution Engine and Public School Information System 
      Information on Connecticut State Department of Education Assessment Results Release

      CMT and CAPT Science: Student Demographic Data Verification
      Smarter Balanced Test Information Distribution Engine and PSIS
      Considerations about Testing Students as the Test Window Closes
      Request for Proposal (RFP) #813

 

      CMT and CAPT SDDV System Temporarily Shut Down

 

      CMT and CAPT Science: Student Demographic Data Verification
      Smarter Balanced Test Information Distribution Engine and PSIS
      NCSC Information
      State Assessment Test Security Memorandum
 
      NCSC Information
      Checking Student Completion Rates Using the TIDE ORS
      Assessment Viewing Application (AVA)
      TIDE Test Setting for English Learner (EL) Exemption 
      Large Print and Paper Braille Material Orders
 
      iOS Mobile Secure Browser (v3.1)
      NCSC/CTAA News
      Smarter Balanced Progress Report
 
      NCSC/CTAA
      Spotlight on Digital Library Forums
      High School Smarter Balanced Testing
      
How to Activate a Test Session: Summative Assessment – Help Document
      Test Setting for English Learner (EL) Exemption – Now Available on TIDE
      Medical Exemption Update
      AIR Smarter Balanced Help Desk
      Smarter Balanced Progress Report

      How to Activate a Test Session: Summative Assessment – Help Document
      Designated Supports for EL Students
      Summative Assessment Achievement Level Descriptors
      NCSC/CTAA Progress
 
      Smarter Balanced Appeals Information
      NCSC Assessment System Errata Notice
      NCSC/CTAA and Skills Checklist Science Students in TIDE
 
April 2, 2015       
      Spotlight on Digital Library Forums

      NCSC/CTAA Important Information
      Additional Participation Considerations for Smarter Balanced Testing
      Translated Communication Tools for Smarter Balanced Assessments

      CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science
      Grade 5 Mathematics Classroom Activity
      Students who qualify for an English Learner (EL) Exemption
      NCSC System Update
      Smarter Balanced TIDE and Public School Information System Data Sync
      NCSC/CTAA Students and TIDE
      Data Privacy
      Use of Test Security Incident Log and Appeals System

 Summative Assessment Testing Window

      How to Activate a Smarter Balanced Test Session
      Smarter Balanced TIDE and PSIS Data Sync
      NCSC/CTAA Students and TIDE
      Students who qualify for an English Learner (EL) Exemption
      Data Privacy
      Security Incidents: Use of Incident Log and Appeals System
      Electronic Device Access during Testing and Posting Info on Social Media
      Test Administration Guidance for Answering Students’ Questions
      Smarter Balanced does not endorse Schmoop
      CMT and CAPT Skills Checklist Science
 
      NCSC/Connecticut Alternate Assessment (CTAA)
      Smarter Balanced TIDE and PSIS Data Sync
      
How to Activate a Test Session: Summative Assessment – Help Document
      Guidance for Answering Students’ Questions during Testing

      CSDE Smarter Balanced Assessment Portal
      New Materials on the CSDE Smarter Balanced Assessment Portal
      Smarter Balanced TIDE and PSIS Data Sync
      2015 CMT and CAPT Science Online Supplemental (Pilot) Testing
      
      Read Aloud Accommodation for Grades 3-5 ELA Reading  Passages

      Connecticut Summative Assessments Test Windows
      Smarter Balanced TAM and TCM
      Test Information Distribution Engine and PSIS Sync
      Arrival of Smarter Balanced Results
      Parent Resources
      New Test Administration Resources on the CSDE Smarter Balanced Portal
      Smarter Balanced Recorded Webinars
      Chromebook Software Update Required for Testing
      Classroom Activities Availability
      2015 CMT and CAPT Science Online Supplemental (Pilot)
      NCSC/Connecticut Alternate Assessment (CTAA)
      TIDE Information Related to Accommodations and Designated Supports
      Digital Library Accounts
      AIR Smarter Balanced Help Desk Reminder
 
      Smarter Balanced Test Manuals
      Classroom Activities
      Summative Test Blueprints
 
      Smarter Balanced Test Manuals
      Technology Coordinator’s Information
      AIR Smarter Balanced Help Desk 
 
      Smarter Balanced Test Manuals
      TIDE and Digital Library Login Information
      Featured Assessment Literacy Module
      Teaching Channel features the Smarter Balanced Digital Library
      Audio Component of the Embedded Translations (Glossaries)
      Smarter Balanced Test Blueprints
 
      Special Populations
      Science CAPT and CMT Administration
      Smarter Balanced Webinars
      Parent/Guardian Informational Letter
      Digital Library

      New Resources Available on the Portal
      Student Assessment Web site
      District Test Coordinator TIDE Access
      Digital Library: Featured Assessment Literacy Module
      Student Assessment Participation Reminder
      District Technology Upgrades
      Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments Reminder
 
      District Test Coordinator Workshops
      District Test Coordinator TIDE Access
      Digital Library: Featured Mathematics Instructional Module
      Special Accommodations Petition Procedure
      CMT and CAPT Science
 
      English Learner Considerations for English Language Arts Exemptions
      Accommodations Collections Reminders             
      Special Accommodations
      Reminder Regarding Required Training 
      Digital Library: Featured Assessment Literacy Module
      District Technology Upgrades - Request for Proposal
      Student Assessment Participation
      Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments
      
      CMT and CAPT Science Supplemental Testing
      Measurement Incorporated Secure Testing System            

      District Test Coordinator Workshops Registration
      Digital Library: Interactive Modules

      District Test Coordinator Workshops
      Title III Annual Assessment: The "LAS Links - Form C"
      Digital Library: Cross-State Collaboration
      Achievement Level Setting      
 
      Secure Browser Information
      Information on the Computer Adaptive Test Engine
      National Assessment of Educational Progress

      Smarter Balanced Achievement Level Setting
      Digital Library Spotlight
      Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE)
      Interim Assessments
      District Test Coordinator Workshops
      Unauthorized use of Smarter Balanced for Marketing

December 5, 2014
     Smarter Balanced Secure Browser and Test Taking Devices
     Upcoming Smarter Balanced Expected Release Dates
     Digital Library Spotlight
     CTAA and NCSC Resources

November 25, 2014
      
New/Updates Resources on the Smarter Balanced Web site
      
Digital Library Information
         
Connecticut Summative Assessments
      Smarter Balanced Approximate Test Length
      National Center and State Collaborative 
        
November 19, 2014 
      Release of Training Material
      
Digital Library Information
      
District Test Coordinator Workshops
      
Assessment Reduction Grant

      
Assessment Suite Workshop
      
Updating the Measurement Incorporated Web Portal

November 6, 2014                         
October 22, 2014
October 9, 2014
October 3, 2014 
September 26, 2014 
September 25, 2014 
            
Student Assessment Testing Calendar
September 17, 2014 
September 10, 2014 
September 2, 2014 
August 13, 2014 
August 12, 2014
August 4, 2014 
June 23, 2014
            




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