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Assessment Messaging # 1 -Too much testing /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/0008832-Assessment-Messaging1_Too-much-testing1.pdf
Updated July 15, 2016
Assessment Messaging # 2 - Can’t treat school like businesses /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/0008833-Assessment-Messaging-2_Cant-treat-schools-like-businesses.pdf
Updated July 15, 2016
Assessment Messaging # 3 – Teaching to the test /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Assessment-Messaging-3_Teaching-to-the-testing.pdf
Updated July 15, 2016
Assessment Messaging # 4 – One size fits all /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Assessment-Messaging-4_One-size-fits-all.pdf
Updated July 15, 2016
Assessment Messaging # 5 – A drop in scores is proof /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Assessment-Messaging-5_A-drop-in-scores-is-proof.pdf
Updated July 15, 2016
Assessment Messaging # 6 – Testing is bad /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Assessment-Messaging-6_Testing-is-bad.pdf
Updated July 15, 2016
These are the communication toolkits.
ELA and Math Achievement Level Cut Scores /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/ELA-and-Math-Cut-Scores.pdf
This document outlines the ELA and math cut scores for each achievement level in each grade.
These videos provide an overview  of the Smarter Balanced assessments in Spanish.
Performance Task Overview Module /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Module-3-Performance-Task-Overview_Updated_2017_Final-Idaho-customized.pptx
Updated June 23, 2017
This module provides a general overview of the performance tasks for the English Language Arts and Mathematics online assessments.
Argumentative /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Argumentative.pdf
Updated September 17, 2015
Opinion /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Opinion.pdf
Updated September 17, 2015
Narrative /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Narrative.pdf
Updated September 17, 2015
Informational /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Informational.pdf
Updated September 17, 2015
Explanatory /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Explanatory.pdf
Updated September 17, 2015
These are the Performance Task Writing Rubrics for the ISAT Assessments.
Smarter Balanced Adaptive Software /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Smarter-Balanced-Adaptive-Software.pdf
This document provides more information on computer adaptive tests that are customized to each student.
Smarter Balanced Elementary Writing Factsheet /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/SmarterBalanced_Elementary-Writing.pdf
This document provides information on common questions related to the computer-based writing assessments for elementary students.
Smarter Balanced Parent Factsheet /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Smarter-Balanced-Parents-Factsheet.pdf
This document provides information for parents on how to prepare students for successful testing.
Understanding Your Student’s Scores Parent Brochure 2017 for Combined Standard (Spanish) /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Document-D-Combined-Standard-Spanish.pdf
Updated May 16, 2017
Understanding Your Student’s Scores Parent Brochure 2017 for Combined Standard /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Document-A-Combined-Standard.pdf
Updated May 16, 2017
These brochures provide you with guidance on understanding the ELA & Math assessment score reports, answers a few frequently asked questions about the test, and offers direction on where to go to find additional resources.
What is a CAT? Module /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Module-1-What-is-a-CAT_Updated_-2017__Final-Idaho-Customized.pptx
Updated June 23, 2017
This module describes what a Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) is and how it works when taking English Language Arts and Mathematics online assessments.