Accessibility Resources

This web page contains links to manuals, instructions, and other resources related to accessibility, including accommodations for students who are taking the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) tests.

Go to: Test Administration Manuals and Administrative Tools || Matrix One and Student Assessment Accessibility Graphics || Smarter Balanced Usability, Accessibility, and Accommodations Guidelines || Accessibility Resource Materials || Accessibility Training Videos || Other Resources

Test Administration Manuals and Administrative Tools

California Assessment Accessibility Resources Matrix and Student Assessment Accessibility Graphics

  • California Assessment Accessibility Resources Matrix external icon, a California Department of Education (CDE) web page, with information about universal tools, designated supports, and accommodations (embedded and non-embedded).
  • California Student Assessment Accessibility graphics, available on the CDE Student Accessibility Resources web page, include one-page graphics that show which accessibility resources are available on each assessment.

Smarter Balanced Usability, Accessibility, and Accommodations Guidelines

IEP Resources

Accessibility Resource Materials

Resources for Test Administrators:

Printable Resources for Use with Students:

Accessibility Training Videos

2020–21 CAASPP and ELPAC Special Request for Paper Exams

Please visit the 2020–21 CAASPP and ELPAC Special Request for Paper Exams external icon web form to request CAASPP and ELPAC braille, large-print, or paper–pencil assessments for students with an IEP or Section 504 plan.

Other Resources

Last Reviewed: Monday, June 8, 2020