Manuals and Instructions

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Administration of the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments

Manuals:

  • Instructions for Using Condition Codes
  • Guide to CAASPP Completion Status and Roster Management—Select this link to expand or collapse the list of downloadable options. (Posted 10/25/16.)

    Technical Instructions

    Technical Specifications and Configuration Guide for CAASPP Online Testing—Select this link to expand or collapse the list of downloadable options. (Posted 9/27/16.)

    Administration Instructions

    Materials are forthcoming.

    Using Materials for Special Versions

    Materials are forthcoming.

    Universal Tools, Designated Supports, and Accommodations:

    Accessibility Tools

    Guides and Guidelines, Including Matrix One

    For more information regarding student accessibility, visit the California Department of Education CAASPP Student Accessibility Supports Web page external icon.

    Post-Test and Reporting

    Manuals:

    2015–16 CAASPP Post-Test Guide—Select this link to expand or collapse the list of downloadable options. (Updated 12/12/16.)

    Quick Start Guides:

    Administration of the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments

    Manuals:

    Tools:

    General

    Administration of the Primary Language Test: Standards-based Tests in Spanish for Reading/Language Arts—Optional

    Manuals:

    • Materials are forthcoming.

    Archive Libraries

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