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English Language Proficiency Assessments for California Request for Proposals


Note: The due date for the request for proposals has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.

The California Department of Education, through this Request for Proposals, invites submissions from eligible bidders to conduct the development, administration, scoring, reporting, and analysis of the paper-pencil English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) which will include initial identification and summative assessments. The ELPAC will be aligned to the 2012 State Board of Education adopted English Language Development ELD Standards that assess the English language proficiency of pupils whose primary language is a language other than English.

Program Questions: Amy Park, e-mail: apark@cde.ca.gov, tel. 916-319-0952

Downloading Questions: Kerri Wong, e-mail: kewong@cde.ca.gov, tel. 916-319-0333

Document Description
Cover Letter
Cover letter for the ELPAC Request for Proposals (RFP).
Request for Proposals (DOC; 1MB) Request for Proposals for the ELPAC.
Attachments 1 through 14 (DOC) Attachments 1 through 14.
Attachment 15 (DOC) Attachment 15: Evaluation Criteria.
Frequently Asked Questions (DOC) Questions and Answers related to the ELPAC RFP.
Addendum #1 (DOC) Addendum #1 refers to revisions as a result of the Questions and Answers from potential bidders.
Addendum #2 (DOC) Addendum #2 refers to revisions made to the ELPAC RFP Section 4.3 RFP Schedule of Events - February 20, 2015.
Addendum #3 (DOC) Addendum #3 refers to revisions made to the ELPAC RFP Section 4.3 RFP Schedule of Events - March 6, 2015.
Addendum #4 (DOC) Addendum #4 refers to revisions made to the ELPAC RFP Section 4.3 RFP Schedule of Events - March 24, 2015.
NOTICE OF PROPOSED AWARD

English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC)
Request for Proposals
CN140284
April 1, 2015 - December 31, 2018

Organization Phase I Phase II Cost Proposal Evaluation Bid Amount
Educational Testing Service (ETS)* Passed Passed Passed $38,395,335.44
WestEd Passed Did Not Pass N/A N/A
Questar Assessment, Inc. Passed Did Not Pass N/A N/A
Educational Data Systems, Inc. Passed Did Not Pass N/A N/A

* PROPOSED AWARDEE

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Last Reviewed: Monday, September 11, 2017
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