ELA/Literacy & Math Assessment

This portal is your access point for the assessment system tools and resources.

Announcements

  • The Smarter Balanced What is a CAT? and Performance Task Overview training modules have been updated and are now available in the Resources section under the ELA/Literacy & Math Assessments folder under the AIR Online Systems – Training Modules sub-folder and the Students and Families – ISAT ELA/Literacy & Math folder. These modules provide an overview on how the Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) and the Performance Task (PT) work when students take the English Language Arts and Mathematics online assessments.

    Added June 23, 2017
  • As a reminder, all AIR systems (TIDE, TDS, THSS, AIR Ways, and ORS), will be down beginning on Thursday morning, 7/27, and will re-open on Monday, 8/7.  Users will not be able to access the systems during this time.  Please make sure that all student responses on the Interim assessments are scored in THSS by Wednesday, 7/26.

    Added June 22, 2017
  • To prepare for the start of the 2017-2018 school year, AIR will be updating hardware for all AIR systems (TIDE, TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, THSS and AVA).  For this hardware update, all systems will be unavailable beginning Friday, 7/7 through Tuesday, 7/11; no Interim tests will be available during this time. All systems will be available again starting Wednesday morning, 7/12; Interim testing may resume at this time.

    Added June 21, 2017
  • All AIR systems including TIDE, TDS, THSS, and ORS will be down for maintenance starting on Friday, 6/23 at 8:00 p.m. Mountain Time and will reopen on Sunday, 6/25 at 8:00 p.m. Mountain Time.

    Added June 15, 2017
  • All AIR systems (TIDE, TDS, THSS, AIR Ways, and ORS), will be down beginning on Thursday morning, 7/27, and will re-open on Monday, 8/7.  Users will not be able to access the systems during this time.  Please make sure that all student responses on the Interim assessments are scored in THSS by Wednesday, 7/26.

    Added June 9, 2017

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