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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b>From:</b> Nielsen, Darin <br>
<b>Sent:</b> Wednesday, March 27, 2019 6:09 PM<br>
<b>To:</b> <a href="mailto:assessmentdirectors@lists.uen.org" id="LPlnk645498" class="OWAAutoLink" previewremoved="true">
assessmentdirectors@lists.uen.org</a><br>
<b>Cc:</b> Patty Norman - Lashonda (<a href="mailto:Patty.Norman@schools.utah.gov" id="LPlnk272690" class="OWAAutoLink" previewremoved="true">Patty.Norman@schools.utah.gov</a>) <<a href="mailto:Patty.Norman@schools.utah.gov" id="LPlnk345058" class="OWAAutoLink" previewremoved="true">Patty.Norman@schools.utah.gov</a>><br>
<b>Subject:</b> RISE update</p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal">Good evening,</p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:16.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif; color:red">RISE Summative assessments will be going live tomorrow, March 28th! 
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">We thank you for your patience as USBE and Questar worked to resolve reporting issues.  Those issues have been resolved and the system is ready to move forward
 with the opening of the 2019 Spring Summative testing window.</span></p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Just a reminder on which and when RISE assessments are available...</span></p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Summative:</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">  March 28 - June 17 (State testing window; LEAs
 have an 8 week window within those dates)</span></p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">March 28</span></b></p>
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<li class="x_MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">ELA (grades 3-8) - no scores are available until after standard validation in Summer 2019</span></li><li class="x_MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Science (grades 4-5)</span></li><li class="x_MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Mathematics (grades 3-8; Secondary Math I)</span></li><li class="x_MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Writing (grades 5 & 8)</span></li></ul>
<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">April 15</span></b></p>
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<li class="x_MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Science (grades 6-8)</span></li><li class="x_MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Accommodated forms (Braille, Large Print, Assistive Technology) for ELA, Mathematics, and Science assessments</span></li></ul>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Benchmarks:</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">  currently available - June 17</span></p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Interims:</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif"> not available</span></p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Leelawadee UI Semilight",sans-serif">Attached is a document sharing information about reporting for each assessment type (Summative, Benchmark) and subject (ELA, Mathematics, Science, Writing).</span></i></p>
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<p class="x_MsoNormal">Darin Nielsen</p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal">Assistant Superintendent of Student Learning</p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal">Utah State Board of Education</p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal">250 E 500 S.</p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal">P.O. Box 144200</p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal">Salt Lake City, Utah 84144-4200</p>
<p class="x_MsoNormal">801-538-7811</p>
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