2016–17 Archived Webcasts and Training Videos

See the Current Administration of the CAASPP System — Training Videos and Resources Web page for current topics.

Test Operations Management System (TOMS) Videos

TOMS: Adding Users

TOMS: Configuring Online Student Test Settings

Test Administration Videos

Setting Up Your Test Administration Window (Video; 5:25) (Posted 09/05/17)

Using Completion Status to Plan and Manage Testing (Video; 11:21) (Posted 09/05/17)

Setting Up a Test Session (Video; 12:21) (Posted 01/05/17)

STAIRS Video Tutorial (Video; 13:22) (Posted 02/23/17)

Using the Practice and Training Tests (Video; 12:59) (Posted 04/26/17)

Accessibility Support Videos

Embedded Universal Tools, Designated Supports, and Accommodations Video Tutorials

Requesting an Unlisted Resource (Video; 07:22) (Posted 03/31/17)

Using the ISAAP Tool (Video; 11:50) (Posted 01/26/17)

California Alternate Assessment (CAA) Videos

California Alternate Assessment (CAA) Test Examiner Tutorial (Posted 02/06/17)

  • Select from one of three tutorials: CAAs for ELA and mathematics (0:42:00); CAA for Science (0:27:00); or CAAs for ELA, Mathematics, and Science (0:59:00).

Configuring Testing Devices for Students with Visual Impairments Videos

English Language Arts/Literacy Using Job Access With Speech (JAWS) Demonstration (Video; 20:40) (Posted 04/24/17)

Mathematics Using JAWS Demonstration (Video; 11:22) (Posted 04/24/17)

Configuring JAWS Demonstration (Video; 09:33) (Posted 04/24/17)

Configuring ZoomText Demonstration (Video; 09:26) (Posted 04/24/17)


Title Tutorial & Presentation Links
2016–17 CAASPP Post-Test Workshops: Using Assessment Results to Inform Teaching and Learning (May-June 2017)
2016–17 Test Security Guidelines (February 2017)
Pretest Workshop (December 2016)

Part I: Pretest administration of the online Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments and California Science Test pilot

Part II: Administration of the California Alternate Assessments (CAAs), including the CAA for Science pilot test

Accessibility and Accommodations (November 2016)
Preparing Technology for 2016–17 CAASPP Testing (September 2016)

Archived Training Materials from Previous Administrations