Smarter Balanced Information

February 12, 2014

WI DPI Smarter Balanced Information

Smarter Balanced Assessment Updates

  • Start next year 3-8 and 11 in reading and math
  • Still take WKCE in science, social studies and writing in grade 4

TodaysMeet Back Channel for ELA Smarter Balanced

OLD Math Smarter Balanced Back Channel

Answers to some of our questions....

  • It is not timed
  • It does adapt to the student's level like MAP
  • What we are doing is the practice test
  • They can use scratch paper
  • Calculator - it looks like on parts of the assessment you can use a calculator and other parts you cannot
  • It appears that you will be able to use scrap paper