SDMS FYI August 2021

INFORMATION AND SUPPORT FOR DALLAS ISD EASYIEP™ USERS

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Welcome Back!

STAAR Online Selections

STAAR Online Checkbox selections have been removed from the Assessment Areas checkbox group for State and District-Wide Assessments.

Progress Reports in EasyIEP

New Progress Report How-to-Guide and training videos have been developed for you.


Progress Report How to Guide PDF

Progress Reports Training Video

Progress Reports - ASL Translated


To access training videos, you may be required to log into Google using your Dallas ISD email address and password.

Child Outcome Summary (COSF)

The Child Outcome Summary has been embedded in the ARD/IEP Process. The button will show on the Placement screen for students who are 2.5 to 6.0 years of age.
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Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) - COSF Training

The SPP 7 monitoring team has developed an online self-paced training that is available in cornerstone. The session will provide participants with an overview of the child outcome summary process, the requirements for State Performance Plan Indicator 7 (SPP7), and guidance on completing the COSF in EdPlan.

https://dallasisd.csod.com/ui/lms-learning-details/app/course/281b3698-ca58-4387-b710-03f98a9f6d29

EdPlan Enhancements

  • Stay on top of enhancements to the EdPlan application.

9 Week Semesters

Since the district has moved to 9 week reporting periods, documentation in the ARD process - Related Services screen section - may be entered by selecting the "Other" option in "Frequency: Schedule of evaluation of participation in extracurricular activities:"
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Viewing SDMS Custom Reports

Do you need a better view of the new SDMS Reports site (SpedReporter)? Use the Zoom on your browser. In Chrome and Edge, hover over the three dots and select the Zoom plus or minus sign to enlarge or reduce the view of the report.
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Reminder

IEP At A Glance is no longer available to create in "Documents".

Congratulations

We want to wish Dayner Brashear the best of luck on her new adventure with Dallas ISD Mental Health Services.


Dayner, we miss you!

Alicia, Billie, Debra, Donald, Ley Rita, Maryann & Vonda

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

The SDMS support website has dozens of helpful documents and videos that support EasyIEP functionality.

Contact the SDMS help desk via email SDMS@dallasisd.org or call 972-794-3550.

SUPPORT HUB - SURVEYS

At SDMS, we are always seeking new ways to improve customer service. And the best way to do that is to ask the experts—our customers. Support Hub customer surveys come directly to your email once a Support Hub ticket is closed. The survey is short and only takes a minute.

ONLINE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BY SDMS

Click Here to access EasyIEP course titles and descriptions.

Click Here to register for courses in Cornerstone.

SPECIALIZED DATA MANAGEMENT SUPPORT

Linus D. Wright Dallas ISD Administration Building

9400 North Central Expressway Suite 1000 Dallas, Texas 75231

Help Desk 7:30 AM-5:00 PM Monday-Friday


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