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Parent Guides to Understanding


The Parent Guides to Understanding are two-page flyers written in easy-to-understand language that answer key questions (what, why, who, how, and when) about California's assessment programs. Information is also included about how parents can support their student's success.

California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress System

English Language Proficiency Assessments for California

Other Important Assessments

Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Office | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Thursday, July 29, 2021
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  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 159 (added 11-Oct-2021)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, October 8, 2021.
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 158 (added 05-Oct-2021)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, October 1, 2021.
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 157 (added 01-Oct-2021)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), email update, September 24, 2021.
  • 2021-22 ELPAC FAQs (added 01-Oct-2021)
    Frequently asked questions and answers about the English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC).