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This portal is your source for information about Ohio’s State Tests in English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies.

Announcements

  • Spring 2020 AASCD Manuals and Administration PowerPoint Now Available

    The spring 2020 AASCD manuals and the 2019-2020 AASCD Administration PowerPoint are now available. These and other resources can be found on the AASCD Portal under the Administration Manuals and Guidance Documents resources folder.

    The Spring 2020 AASCD Test Administration Manual (TAM) covers policies and procedures for districts and schools that are administering the AASCD. District test coordinators, building test coordinators, test administrators and teachers must review the information in this manual prior to testing.

    The Spring 2020 AASCD Supplemental Instructions for Paper Testing covers policies and procedures specific to administering the AASCD on paper. This manual is a supplement to the AASCD Test Administration Manual, which applies to students testing online and on paper. Test coordinators and test administrators testing students on paper must review the information in the Spring 2020 AASCD Supplemental Instructions for Paper Testing prior to testing.

    The 2019-2020 AASCD 2.0 Administration PowerPoint provides an overview of information regarding design of the AASCD 2.0 assessment, the policies, procedures and online systems used for the assessment, administering the assessment online, paper accommodations and more. Please note that there is also a PDF of this PowerPoint that includes notes and further information and guidance for your reference when reviewing the slides:  2019-2020 AASCD 2.0 Administration PowerPoint with Notes.

    Added December 3, 2019
  • REVISED Spring 2020 AASCD 2.0 Operational Field Test (OFT) Administration Window

    The spring 2020 AASCD 2.0 Operational Field Test administration window has been shortened. The spring 2020 AASCD 2.0 Operational Field Test will open as scheduled on February 18, 2020 but will end on March 27, 2020. All testing and entry of student responses must be completed by 5 p.m. March 27, 2020.

    The window close date has been adjusted to facilitate the timely release of scores for the operational field test. The administration deadline for the spring 2020 AASCD 2.0 Operational Field Test has been updated under the Important Dates section of the AASCD portal. Districts should ensure that staff involved in the administration of the AASCD are aware of the revised spring 2020 AASCD 2.0 Operational Field Test administration deadline. There will be no extensions to the administration window. For questions or concerns regarding the test window dates for the spring 2020 AASCD 2.0  Operational Field Test, contact the Office of Assessment.

    Added November 5, 2019
  • 2019-2020 AASCD Online Practice Test Now Available

    The 2019-2020 AASCD online practice tests have been updated to reflect changes for the spring 2020 AASCD.

    Students should be provided access to the Student Practice Test Site on the AASCD portal to experience the sign-in process, navigate the online testing system, use the available tools and features and become familiar with online testing, prior to the spring 2020 AASCD Operational Field Test. Administrators should access the TA Practice Site on the AASCD portal to experience starting a session, approving students to test and to become familair with online testing, prior to administering the spring 2020 AASCD Operational Field Test.

    The 2019-2020 AASCD Practice Site Guidance Document is also available on the AASCD portal. Please review this guidance document for details on using the online practice test sites.

    Added September 16, 2019
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