Recent Announcements

  • New resources are available in the Remote Administration resources section. These include:

    Troubleshooting Technology Issues for Students Testing at Home in the FAQ sub-folder. This document provides answers to questions that parents/students might ask when testing remotely.

    Infographic - How to Check Your Internet Speed in the Infographics and Flyers sub-folder. This is a one page flyer that describes how parents can check the internet speed their child will use to take the test remotely.

    Infographic - How to Take a Practice Test in the Infographics and Flyers sub-folder. This two page flyer describes how students can take a Practice Test from home.

    Quick Guide - for Parents - Taking Tests from Home in the Quick Guides sub-folder. This quick guide shows parents/guardians how their student will take the test from home.

    Infographic - How to Check Your Internet Speed (Spanish) in the Spanish Translated Materials sub-folder. This one page flyer - translated into Spanish - describes how parents can check the internet speed their child will use to take the test remotely.

    Infographic - How to Take a Practice Test (Spanish) in the Spanish Translated Materials sub-folder. This two page flyer - translated into Spanish - describes how students can take a Practice Test from home.

    Quick Guide - for Parents - Taking Tests from Home (Spanish) in the Spanish Translated Materials sub-folder. This quick guide - translated into Spanish - shows parents/guardians how their student will take the test from home.

    Training Vignette - for Test Administrators (Spanish) in the Spanish Translated Materials sub-folder. This training PowerPoint - translated into Spanish - is for parents, students and families that will be taking a test remotely.

    Training Vignette - for Test Administrators in the Training Vignettes sub-folder. This training PowerPoint for Test Administors, teachers and proctors that will be administering a remote test session.

    Added March 5, 2021
  • The 2020-2021 Online Summative Test Administration Manual (TAM) is now available on the ELA/Literacy & Math Assessments, Science Assessments, and Idaho Alternate Assessments pages. This document provides an overview of the summative assessments for all ISAT and IDAA tests. This year's version combines the ISAT Online TAM and the IDAA Online TAM. This document provides an overview of steps to take prior to test administration, on the day of test administration, and following test administration. It includes general test administration policies, test administration scripts for every assessment, as well as guidance on testing time and order of administration. The document can also be found in the Summative Assessments resources section in any of the sub-folders. 

    Added March 2, 2021
  • The Annual Test Security Agreement is now available in the Summative Assessments resources section in the ELA/Literacy, Idaho Alternate Assessments, Math, and Science sub-folders. This document will need to be signed by any person who will be proctoring an assessment during the 2020-2021 school year and will be kept on file at each district office.

    Added March 2, 2021
  • SDE's Remote Administration Video is now available in the Remote Administration resources section in the Videos for Parents sub-folder. This video describes the process of the spring 2021 summative remote administration for parents/guardians.

    Added March 2, 2021
  • The Quick Guide - for Parents - Preparing for Testing and the Quick Guide - for Parents - Day of Testing are now available in the Remote Administration resources section in the Quick Guides sub-folder. These quick guides list tasks parents/guardians will complete to prepare for spring 2021 summative remote testing.

    Added March 2, 2021
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