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Brochures and Quick Guides

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This brochure provides instructions for how to extract participation reports for the CTAA and CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science Eligibility & Learner Characteristics Inventory (LCI) in TIDE. Submission of the LCI is required for eligible students with significant cognitive disabilities prior to administering the following alternate assessments: Connecticut Alternate Assessment (CTAA) for English language arts and mathematics, the CMT Skills Checklist Science, and the CAPT Skills Checklist Science. Reviewing these participation reports can ensure teachers and administrators have registered students for either alternate assessment by tracking the LCI and Skills Checklist Science submissions.

This brochure provides a brief overview on how to manage student test settings in TIDE. Students’ embedded accommodations, non-embedded accommodations, and designated supports must be set in TIDE prior to test administration for these settings to be reflected in the Test Deliver System.

This brochure describes how to access the Data Entry Interface (DEI) to submit the CTAA, CMT/CAPT Skills Checklist Science, and Learner Characteristics Inventory (LCI). The submission of the LCI is required to confirm student eligibility and register the student for participation in alternate assessments prior to administration.

This document provides step-by-step directions for how to activate a test session for the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments.

This quick guide provides step-by-step instructions for how to log-in to the Online Reporting System (ORS) to view score reports.

This brochure provides an overview of the Test Delivery System for students.

This brochure provides a brief overview of the steps for activating or resetting your Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) account, logging into TIDE, and managing user accounts in TIDE.

This brochure provides a quick overview of the basic system and software requirements needed to administer the online tests.

This brochure outlines the user roles and permissions for each secure online testing system, including, TIDE, ORS, TDS, THSS, AVA, and AIR Ways.