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2018-19 CAASPP ISAAP Tool External link opens in new window or tab. (XLSM)

The Individual Student Assessment Accessibility Profile (ISAAP) Tool can be used to select and assign embedded or non-embedded designated supports and/or accommodations for up to 15 students per file. Two or more ISAAP files also can be combined to create a single file for upload into the Test Operations Management System (TOMS). The updated macro-enabled Excel file now includes printable step-by-step instructions.

Aligning IEPs and the California Common Core State Standards: A Deeper Dive External link opens in new window or tab. (Posted 16-Apr-2014)

Common Core State Standards Symposium for Special Educators Archived Sessions and Materials Part II March 21, 2014. The recorded sessions and materials include presentations on aligning Individualized Education Program (IEP) plans to the Common Core State Standards.

CCSS: Implications for students with disabilities External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF)

This presentation by Martha Thurlow provides contextual information regarding the instruction and assessment of students with disabilities including a description of this student population. It presents information on how the principles of college and career readiness and common core state standards apply to these students. Unique instructional concerns for students with disabilities are addressed including the provision of supports and accommodations and appropriate IEP development. Promising practices in the design of instruction and assessment are also outlined.

CAASPP Portal External link opens in new window or tab.

This web portal hosted by Educational Testing Service is the technical assistance home of the CAASPP test administration. All test manuals, trainings, and technical guides are posted on this site.

California Alternate Assessments

This web page provides information and resources related to the development and administration of the new California Alternate Assessments, including information for parents/guardians and IEP teams.

California Science Test

This web page provides information and resources related to the development and administration of the new California Science Test (CAST).

Effective Use of Accessibility Resources (PDF)

This flyer explains the optional process to help educators establish a consistent and effective system for providing appropriate accessibility resources to students.

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Last Reviewed: Thursday, October 11, 2018
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