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Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD-_AVA-Module_Final.pptx
Updated October 26, 2018

This module explains how to navigate the Assessment Viewing Application (AVA). AVA allows authorized users to view the interim assessments for administrative and instructional purposes.

Accessibility and Accommodations Training Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/Module-Accessibility-and-Accommodations-Final.pptx

This optional professional learning opportunity covers the accessibility options, including designated supports and accommodations, for students taking the Smarter Balanced assessments. It focuses on students with disabilities, students with a Section 504 plan, and students identified as English Learners, as well as general education students. It is intended for Assessment/School Coordinators, Proctors, and Teachers as an optional additional training resource.

Embedded Universal Tools and Online Features Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/Module-Embedded-Universal-Tools-and-Online-Features-Final.pptx

This module acquaints students and teachers with the online, universal tools (e.g., types of calculators, expandable text) available in the South Dakota Smarter Balanced assessments. This module is intended for Students, Proctors, and Teachers. For grades 3–8 and high school, it is encouraged that the teachers be in the room to answer questions from the students as they view the module.

Performance Task Overview Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/Module-Performance-Task-Overview_Final.pptx
This module describes what a Performance Task is and what it looks like when taking English Language Arts and Mathematics online assessments.
What is a CAT? Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/Module-What-is-a-CAT-Final.pptx
Updated December 20, 2018
This module describes what a Computer Adaptive Test is and how it works when taking English Language Arts and Mathematics online assessments.
AIRWays Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD-AIR-Ways-Reporting-Module-Final.pptx

This training provides an overview of the AIRWays system. After viewing this training you should become familiar with navigating the system to view interim assessment performance reports.

Braille Training Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD_Braille-TA-Training_Final.pptx

This training provides an overview of information needed to test with Braille in TDS. After viewing this training you should become familiar with information needed to administer tests to students using Braille.

Student Interface Overview /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD_Student_Interface_Training_Final.pptx
Updated October 26, 2018

This PowerPoint training provides an overview of the Student Interface for Online Testing. After viewing this training, you should be familiar with logging in and selecting a test, test layout and tools, and test navigation.

Test Administration Interface Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD_TA-Interface-Training_Final.pptx
Updated October 26, 2018

This module presents an overview on how to navigate the Proctor Interface.  It is intended for Assessment/ School Coordinators, Proctors, and Teachers.

Technology Requirements Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD-Tech-Requirements-Module-Final.pptx

This training provides an overview of the online testing Technical Requirements.  

TIDE Module /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD-TIDE-Module-Final.pptx
Updated October 11, 2018

This training provides an overview of the Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) system. After viewing this training, you should become familiar with managing user accounts, managing student test settings, creating rosters that are required to view test data in the AIRWays Reporting  system and managing data like non-participation codes.  

AIRWays Reporting Training Slide Notes /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/SD_AIRWaysReporting_Module_2018-19_Final.pptx
Updated October 04, 2018
AIRWays Reporting Webinar /core/fileparse.php/2122/urlt/AWR-_Webinar.mp4
Updated October 04, 2018
This resource contains the link to the AIRWays Reporting webinar and training notes.

These vidoes provide users with tutorials for accessing and utlizing the AIRWays Reporting system for interim and summative reports.