NeSA-Information- Transition

NDE January 2016

Current Assessment

2015-2016

2016-2017

2017-2018

2018-2019

2019-2020

NeSA-Writing

No change

No Change

Determine Effectiveness and Use through Educator Input

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NeSA-Reading

Transition Assessment- MC Items Matched to Legacy and CCR

Field-Test ELA

NeSA CCR English Language Arts

Standard Setting

NeSA-CCR ELA

NeSA-CCR ELA

NeSA-CCR ELA

NeSA-Math

No Change

Transition Assessment- MC Items Matched to Legacy and CCR

Field-Test CCR-Math

NeSA-CCR Math

Standard Setting

NeSA-CCR Math

NeSA-CCR Math

NeSA-Science

No Change

No Change-

Scheduled-Review of Science Standards

Scheduled- Nebraska school districts adopt Nebraska College and Career Ready Standards of Science

Scheduled- Transition Assessment-

Format not yet determined

Scheduled-

NeSA-CCR Science

Standard Setting

NeSA-Reading to NeSA-ELA 2015-2016

Grades

Included on test

Test Sessions

Time of Sessions

Test Resources

Other

Grades 5-8 and 11

Transition Assessment-

Operational- MC Items Matched to Legacy and CCR

Field-Test ELA-

Evidence-Based Select Response, Technology Enhanced, Text-Dependent Analysis aligned to CCR

Three Sessions

Untimed- 60 minutes suggested for each session, but please allow generous time for Session 3 as it will include the TDA.

Having your students complete the practice test, including the TDA may provide a better estimate of the time the students in your school/district will need on Session 3.

  • Practice Test- Online and Paper/Pencil (Dec. 14)
  • Guided practice (Dec. 14

(Explains answers)

  • Online Tools Training (Dec. 14)
  • Tutorial (Soon)
  • Sampler
  • TDA Rubric
  • TOS (Soon)

 

Grades 3 and 4

Transition Assessment-

Operational- MC Items Matched to Legacy and CCR

Field-Test ELA

Evidence-Based Select Response, Technology Enhanced aligned to CCR

Two Sessions

Untimed- 90 minutes suggested each session

  • Practice Test- Online and Paper/Pencil (Dec. 14)
  • Guided practice (Dec. 14

(Explains answers)

  • Online Tools Training (Dec. 14)
  • Tutorial (Soon)
  • Sampler
  • TDA Rubric
  • TOS (Soon)

Text-Dependent Analysis- Optional Pilot

One Passage (Or Pair)

8-10 selected response items

1 Text-Dependent Analysis

NeSA-Reading to NeSA-ELA 2016-2017

Grades

Included on test

Test Sessions

Suggested Time of Sessions

Grades 5-8 and 11

NeSA-College and Career Ready English Language Arts Assessment

TBD

TBD

Having your students compete the practice test including the TDA may provide a better estimate of the time the students in your school/district

Grades 3 and 4

Transition Assessment- Operational- MC Items Matched to Legacy and CCR

Field-Test ELA

Evidence-Based Select Response, Technology Enhanced aligned to CCR.

Text-Dependent Analysis-TBD

TBD

TBD