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CAASPP Technical Reports and Studies

California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Technical Reports and Studies.
CAASPP Independent Evaluation Report
CAASPP Smarter Balanced Assessments
California Alternate Assessments (CAA)
California Science Test (CAST)

2016–17 CAST Pilot Technical Report (PDF; 2MB)

Early Assessment Program
Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Monday, February 4, 2019
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    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, March 21, 2019.
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 38 (added 28-Mar-2019)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, March 28, 2019.
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 36 (added 14-Mar-2019)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, March 13, 2019.
  • CAST Item Specifications (added 12-Mar-2019)
    Item specifications describe how items for the CAST are developed to assess the California Next Generation Science Standards (CA NGSS).
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 35 (added 07-Mar-2019)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, March 6, 2019.