Technology Information

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

Technology Information

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

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  • All AIR systems including TIDE, TDS, THSS, AIR Ways Reporting, and ORS will be down for maintenance starting on Friday, April 20 at 8:00 pm MT, and will re-open on Sunday, April 22 at 8:00 pm MT.

    Added April 12, 2018
  • The Online Testing with Braille training module has been created and is now available in the ELA/Literacy & Math Assessments resources section under the System Information – Training Modules sub-folder. This module provides detailed information on how to administer tests to students using online Braille tests for the English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA/L) and Mathematics ISAT assessments in the Test Delivery System.

    Added March 8, 2018
  • AIR is now offering a survey for anyone interested in staying on the line after a phone call with the Idaho Help Desk. Upon ending a call with the Idaho Help Desk, users will be directed to a survey they can optionally take to provide feedback on their experience with the agent, provide feedback about the helpfulness of the information provided, or offer additional suggestions that would help us improve your experience with AIR and the online assessments. 

    Added January 16, 2018
  • As a reminder, please upgrade all computers used in student testing by January 1, 2018.  On that date, the Test Delivery System (TDS) will no longer support the following versions of the Secure Browsers:

    • SB 9.0/9.1/9.2 for all desktops OS (macOSX, Windows, Linux)
    • MSB 3.3/3.4 for all iOS versions
    • iOS version  9.1.x and below will not be allowed

    The following versions will continue to be supported throughout for the 2017-2018 school year:

    • SB 9.5 for all 10.7-10.8
    • SB 10.x for all desktops
    • MSB 4.1 for iOS versions 9.3.1 - 11.x

    The Secure Browser can be downloaded on the “Secure Browsers” page for Mac, Windows and Linux. You may need assistance from your IT coordinator to make these updates.

    Added December 20, 2017
  • Please be aware that the Test Delivery System (TDS) now supports version 9 and version 10 of the Secure Browser for students testing on the ISAT Interims. Support for version 9 will end on December 31, 2017. Beginning on January 1, 2018, all computers used in student testing will need to be upgraded to take the ISAT Interim and ISAT Summative assessments (when these test windows open). Secure Browser version 10 has been available for download on the "Secure Browsers" page for Mac and Windows machines since August, and for Linux since September.

    Added December 8, 2017

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