Manuals and Instructions

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All CAASPP Quick Start Guides have been moved to the CAASPP Quick Start Guides Web page.

Administration of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Assessments

Manuals:

2018–19 CAASPP Online Test Administration Manual for CAASPPThis resource is forthcoming.

CAASPP Security Incidents and Appeals Procedure Guide—Entire manual (Posted 02/16/18)

TOMS Pre-Administration Guide for CAASPP Testing—Entire manual (Posted 09/14/18)

Technical Specifications and Configuration Guide for CAASPP Online Testing—Entire manual (Posted 09/04/18)

2018–19 Guide to CAASPP Completion Status and Roster ManagementThis resource is forthcoming.

Checklists:

CAASPP Administration Instructions:

Coordinator Instructions

Universal Tools, Designated Supports, and Accommodations:

Accessibility Resources

Guides and Guidelines, Including Matrix One

  • Accessibility Guide for CAASPP Online Testing—This version includes highlighted updates to Chapter 1 and the new chapters with instructions on how to configure selected accessibility resources and create a test session when testing students with accessibility resources, as well as the chapter with instructions for testing students with visual impairments. (Updated 02/26/18)
For more information regarding student accessibility, visit the California Department of Education CAASPP Student Accessibility Resources web page external icon.

Post-Test and Reporting

Manuals:

2017–18 CAASPP Post-Test Guide—Select this link to expand or collapse the list of downloadable options. (Posted 05/08/18)

Administration of the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments

Manuals:

Tools:

General

Administration of the California Spanish Assesment

Manuals and Instructions:

Archive Libraries

Please refer to the following archive libraries for materials from earlier CAASPP administrations: