EARLY LEARNING TRANSITION CHECK-IN
Early Learning Transition Check-In (REPEAT)
Fall 2022 Pilot report by
Oregon’s Kitchen Table is now available. You can also find ODE and ELD’s response on the
Early Learning Transition Check-In website. With input from the Advisory Panel, the Department has chosen to prioritize the following for the Fall 2023 Pilot:
- Ensure timely communication with educators and families
- Put questions regarding pre-kindergarten care, programs and services into context
- Provide opportunities for follow-up with families
Sody Fearn, K-2 Balanced Assessment Specialist, with questions or concerns about ELTC process.
Recruitment is Open for Mathematics Data Review (REPEAT)
Smarter Balanced is recruiting educators from Oregon to participate in a Data Review event on
April 26-27, 2023. Educators will review field tested items that have statistical flags to determine if the items are appropriate for inclusion in the Smarter Balanced item bank. This event will be
fully virtual. There will be approximately 2 hours of asynchronous training to be completed
before the event. Each workday will be approximately 6 hours with no asynchronous work. Substitute teacher reimbursements will be provided. Please visit the
Smarter Balanced Recruitment website for more information and to apply.
Oregon Accessibility Panel Opportunity (REPEAT)
The Oregon Department of Education Assessment Team is accepting applications for new panel members to serve on the Oregon Accessibility Panel. For additional information about the Oregon Accessibility Panel, you may review our Membership Parameters and Guidelines. If you are interested in serving on the Oregon Accessibility Panel, please review our Membership Application Form. At the end of this form is a link to complete the brief application. The application window will close at the end of March.
Please contact Mason Rivers, Special Education Assessment Specialist, with questions regarding the Oregon Accessibility Panel.
Staff Validations Web Training: March 16, 2023 (REPEAT)
The Staff Validations (Staff FTE, Staff Ethnicity, and Staff Retention and Experience) Web Training will be held on
March 16, 2023 at 2 PM. A link for the training will be available on the
ODE District Training page. For more information, please see the Staff Validation Guidance on the
Staff Position Collections page. If you have any questions, please contact your
Regional ESD Partner or
Ryan Clark at 971-208-0471.