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School districts will be using the American Institutes for Research (AIR) services to administer the South Dakota Smarter Balanced Assessment. Use this site to access resources and download the secure browser.

Recent Announcements

  • Interim Test Scoring Materials

    Interim Test Scoring Materials are now available for download in TIDE and AIRWays.

    To download hand-scoring resources from TIDE, navigate to the General Resources drop-down list in the banner and select Interim “Test Scoring Materials”. The Interim Test Scoring Materials page will appears with download links for the required resource. (Note: This feature is available for all roles except Test Administrators.)

    To download hand-scoring resources from AIRWays, Click the stack of books button in the upper-left corner of the report table. A pop-up window opens, displaying links to the available resources.

    Added November 16, 2018
  • Student Testing on Windows 10

    Schools using Windows 10 for student testing should ensure they have the AIR Secure Browser 10.4 or use Microsoft's native Take-a-Test app. If your school is still using the 2017-18 Secure Browser, please uprgrade prior to testing. Refer to the Secure Browsers page for more detail.

     

    Added October 26, 2018
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Welcome!

School districts will be using the American Institutes for Research (AIR) services to administer the South Dakota Smarter Balanced Assessment. Use this site to access resources and download the secure browser.