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2018 Assessment and Accountability Info Meeting


The 2018 North-South Assessment and Accountability Information Meeting hosted by the California Department of Education (CDE) will be held in Sacramento and Ontario in the fall. These meetings will provide California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), English Language Proficiency Assessments of California (ELPAC), and Local Control and Accountability Plan coordinators with the latest information and updates on California's assessment and accountability systems.

North Meeting

Thursday, September 20, 2018
Doubletree Hotel Sacramento
2001 Point West Way
Sacramento, California 95815

South Meeting

Thursday, September 27, 2018
Doubletree Hotel Ontario
Empire Ballroom
222 North Vineyard Avenue
Ontario, California 91764

The South Meeting will also be offered as a live webcast on September 27, 2018, and will be archived for later viewing.

To register for the meeting or webcast, visit the web page, 2018 Coordinator Training Opportunities Registration External link opens in new window or tab.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Brandon Wilson at the Sacramento County Office of Education by phone, 916-228-2219, or e-mail, bjwilson@scoe.net.


2017 Assessment and Accountability Information Meeting

Archived Webcast Videos
  1. Deputy Superintendent's Message External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 06:58)
  2. Deputy Superintendent's Every Student Succeeds Act Message External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 19:07)
  3. Director's Message External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 08:08)
  4. Smarter Ready: Big Ideas for Implementation External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 06:29)
  5. California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP): Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments Update for 2017–18 External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 11:07)
  6. CAASPP Question and Answer Panel External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 33:48)
  7. Smarter Balanced Digital Library and Interim Assessments Update External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 26:19)
  8. California Science Test External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 14:39)
  9. The California Alternate Assessments: What's New in 2017–18? External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 12:43)
  10. Moving Forward with the English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) and the California Spanish Assessment External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 18:40)
  11. California Spanish Assessment Question and Answer Panel External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 10:07)
  12. Accountability and the Fall 2017 California School Dashboard Release External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 50:46)
  13. Accountability Question and Answer Panel External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 20:00)
Presentation (PowerPoint slides)
  1. Director’s Message (PDF)
  2. Smarter Balanced Ready: Big Ideas for Implementation (PDF)
  3. CAASPP: Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments Update for 2017–18 (PDF; 2MB)
  4. Smarter Balanced Digital Library and Interim Assessments Update (PDF; 2MB)
  5. California Science Test (PDF)
  6. The California Alternate Assessments: What’s New in 2017–18? (PDF)
  7. Moving Forward with the ELPAC and the CSA (PDF; 2MB)
  8. Accountability and the Fall 2017 California School Dashboard Release (PDF)
Questions:   Assessment Development and Administration Division | 916-319-0803
Last Reviewed: Thursday, August 16, 2018