Welcome!

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

Recent Announcements

  • 2019–20 Secure Browsers

    Support for Desktop Secure Browser 10.0 will end on August 30, 2019. An updated Desktop Secure Browser for use with Mac and Windows computers is now available for download.  Mobile Secure Browsers for use with iOs and Android devices are also available for download. 

     

    Note: A secure browser must be installed on each device in order to take the summative and interim assessments. For more information, refer to the Supported Browsers page.

    Added August 15, 2019
  • TIDE Downtime

    In preparation for the 2019-2020 school year, the Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) will be offline between August 12th, 2019 and  August 19th, 2019. We recommend schools download any  historical TIDE data (appeals, participation, student settings) as well as  download all ISRs and data files from the Online Reporting System (ORS) for your records as soon as possible.

    Note:  If you need assistance, please contact the help desk at 855-838-8378 or SDHelpDesk@air.org.

    Added August 12, 2019
  • 2018-2019 Data

    We recommend schools download all ISRs and data files from the Online Reporting System (ORS) as well as any other historical TIDE data (appeals, participation, student settings) for your records prior to August 9th.

    Note: If you need assistances, please contact the help desk at 855-838-8378 or SDHelpDesk@air.org.

    Added May 6, 2019
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Welcome!

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