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Smarter Balanced Assessment Resources

Listed below are resources for you to reference during the administration of the 2014 Smarter Balanced Assessment. Click on the resource name to download it to your computer. 

Resource Description 
Field Test Administration Manual Manual with information on adminstration of Field Test
Field Test Administrator Script Script to read when administering Field Test
Irregularities/Breach Protocol Describes what irregularities, improprieties, and breaches are. Be sure to contact your site coordinator ASAP should these occur. 
Performance Task Examples  Examples of Performance Tasks for ELA/Literacy and Math.
Smarter Balanced Website Website for The Consortium with more information about the test, questions, performance tasks, sample tests, etc. 
CT Smarter Balanced Field Test Administration Site State of CT website with Smarter Balanced Information
TPS Training PowerPoint PowerPoint used for training test administrators on Smarter Balanced Test in March, 2014
Student Training Test Scroll all the way to the bottom of the page to locate the green icons for Practice and Training Tests. Have students take a training test in ELA or Math that falls in their grade band (3-5, 6-8, HS).