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  • NGSS Alternate Assessment Field Test – District Administrator Training

    A training for the NGSS Alternate Assessment Field Test will be held Friday, February 16 from 2 - 3:30 p.m. (EST).  This webinar training will provide information regarding the administration and components of the NGSS Alternate Assessment Field Test.  It is intended for any district staff that oversees the administration of this assessment.

    This training will provide the following information about the NGSS Alternate Assessment Field Test:

    • background and purpose;
    • development and design;
    • components;
    • administration;
    • DA responsibilities;
    • training plan for Trained Teachers (TEAs);
    • required materials;
    • recording and entering student ratings; and  
    • participation reports.

    Click on the link below to register for the webinar.

    Friday, February 16 from 2 – 3:30 p.m. (EST)

    A confirmation e-mail containing information about joining the webinar will be sent to the e-mail address you provided during registration.

    The webinar will be recorded and posted.

    Please contact the CSDE Performance Office at 860-713-6860 with any questions.  

    Added February 5, 2018

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