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View Seminar: CBT Training for Operational 3-8 Tests

Seminar NameCBT Training for Operational 3-8 Tests
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Seminar Short DescIn January, Questar and the NYSED CBT Team will be traveling throughout NYS to offer CBT training sessions at eight different locations. The following provides the agenda for these training sessions.
Seminar Full Desc9:00am 10:00am

Overview of computer-based testing (CBT) and the NYS CBT initiative
Overview of the various Questar platforms involved for testing, administering, and scoring

Lessons Learned from computer-based field testing in 2016
Questar/NYSED CBT roadmap and how the NYS field feedback informs decisions about the future of CBT in NYS

CBT technical requirements for CBT
Details about the difference between computer based operational testing and field testing
Deep-dive into the Nextera Test Delivery System


Nextera Admin and how test administration will occur on a granular level, including a review of access roles, student setup, indications about student testing status
Review of new features for RIC-Level Users for supporting districts and schools
Focus on schools needs for those schools administering either CBT operational testing or field testing in spring 2017

High-Level overview of ScorePoint
(Reminder: there will be separate trainings the first week of March for ScorePoint training, for those schools/districts that are administering operational CBT.)

CBT Round Table Discussion*: Q&A discussion where attendees are encouraged to ask NYSED questions and share their own CBT experiences.

**At the discretion of the RIC location, the CBT Round Table Discussion can be moved to a different time within the day to meet attendee needs.
Seminar Date01/11/2017
Opening Time8:30 am
Closing Time4:00 pm
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Seminar AudienceThe CBT Training Sessions are intended for district and school administrators and testing coordinators who are interested in learning more about computer-based testing in NYS, and specifically those administering operational CBT and computer-based field testing in their schools/districts in 2016-17.
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LocationTraining Room
Site TypeRegional
Duration6.25 Hours
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WorkshopCBT Training for Operational 3-8 Tests (Computer Based Testing)
Starting Registration8:00 am
Credit Hours6.25
CTLE EligibleNo
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    • Tim Clarke

    Districts That Can Send Participants

    • Allegany-Limestone Central School
    • Andover Central School
    • Belfast Central School
    • Bolivar-Richburg Central School
    • Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School
    • Cuba-Rushford Central School
    • Ellicottville Central School
    • Fillmore Central School
    • Franklinville Central School
    • Friendship Central School
    • Genesee Valley Central School
    • Hinsdale Central School
    • Olean City Schools
    • Pioneer Central School
    • Portville Central School
    • Randolph Academy Union Free School
    • Randolph Central School
    • Salamanca City Schools
    • Scio Central School
    • Wellsville Central School
    • West Valley Central School
    • Whitesville Central School
    • CA-BOCES Admin
    • CA-BOCES Special Education
    • Erie 1 BOCES
    • Erie 2 BOCES
    • Houghton College
    • CA Teacher Center

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