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1. Interim Assessments Overview (Coming Soon)
2. Quick Guide to Administering Interim Assessments Remotely /core/fileparse.php/2718/urlt/Quick-Guide-Interim-Assessments-Remotely.pdf
3. Centralized Reporting System User Guide (Coming Soon)
4. Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) User Guide (Coming Soon)

User Guides for 2020-21 Interim Assessments

  1. The Smarter Balanced Interim/Benchmark Assessments Overview describes the components of the interim assessments and provides instruction on test administration for the interim assessments.
  2. The Quick Guide to Administering Interim Assessments Remotely describes how test administrators can remotely administer the interim assessments and how students may access and participate in an interim assessment.
  3. The Centralized Reporting System User Guide provides instruction and support for users viewing interim assessment performance in reports in the Centralized Reporting System.
  4. The Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) User Guide provides instruction and support for users viewing Interim assessments for administrative or instructional purposes in AVA. AVA is a component of the Test Delivery System that provides Test Administrators with access to the actual interim assessments before students are tested. This access allows for greater understanding of the content being assessed and the time needed for student to complete an interim assessment.
1. Centralized Reporting System Training Module (Coming Soon)
2. Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) Training Module (Coming Soon)

Training Modules for 2020-21 Interim Assessments

  1. The Centralized Reporting System Training Module provides instruction on how to navigate the Centralized Reporting System and understand the different types of information available in the system.The following video tutorials provide additional instruction on specific features in the Centralized Reporting System:
  2. The Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) Training Module provides instruction on how to navigate the Assessment Viewing Application.

Additional Resources for 2020-21 Interim Assessments

  1. The Guide to Analyzing Smarter Balanced Interim and Benchmark Assessment Data provides instruction and support for users analyzing test results for the interim assessment in the Centralized Reporting System.
  2. The Test Blueprints on Content Explorer present the specific blocks that are available on the IABs and focused IABs and the assessment targets available on the ICAs by grade level for English Language Arts/Literacy and Mathematics beginning at grade 3 and continuing through high school.