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The Quick Reference Guides provide step-by-step instructions for how to accomplish a task or activity within California’s assessment programs.

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Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Office | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Recently Posted in Testing
  • Preliminary Indicator Communication Toolkit (added 04-Apr-2018)
    Information about the science assessments and reporting results.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 248 (added 22-Mar-2018)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, March 21, 2018.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 247 (added 15-Mar-2018)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, March 14, 2018.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 246 (added 12-Mar-2018)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, March 7, 2018.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 245 (added 06-Mar-2018)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, February 28, 2018.

  • CAASPP Update, Issue 244 (added 06-Mar-2018)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, February 21, 2018.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 243 (added 06-Mar-2018)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, February 15, 2018.