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CCSS and Smarter Balanced Assessment


Oregon's Accessibility Manual 


New Video: The Top 10 Tips for Preparing for the Smarter Balanced Assessment. 

Input from two special educators from Redmond School District who took part in the Smarter Balanced Assessment field test in spring. 

Oregon's Alternate (Extended) Assessment 



Lessons Learned—Smarter Balanced Field Test

Now available on our Common Core State Standards—Assessment Webpage. This document provides an overview of the Smarter Balanced field test and feedback efforts, Oregon- and Consortium-specific insights collected across 13 member states, and recommended practices for preparing test administrators and students for the operational assessments. Schools and districts are encouraged to use this resource to learn and communicate about the new assessments as well as develop local policies and procedures to better facilitate test administration. Please share with your colleagues. 


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