DTC Virtual Training

This year, webinars for district test coordinators will be held once or twice a month on Tuesdays. The webinars will be conducted through Skype for Business and may be attended using Skype, Skype for Business, or Microsoft Lync.

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Date Tentative Topic(s) Recap
September 12, 2017
1:30 p.m.
KITE software update/discussion, KITE enhancements, interim assessment, DLM “to do’s” Watch it again video
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October 2017 No training in October (KSDE conference)  
November 2017 DTC refresher for veteran DTCs, DTC New Coordinator training and an optional set of training that DTCs can use with teachers is posted. Materials available November 1st. DTC test security and ethics training materials will be posted inside the Educator Portal on the HELP tab for DTCs, District Users, and BTCs.
December 5, 2017
1:30 p.m.
Educator Portal enhancements; Preparing for the Summative Assessment: TEST sends, entering test schedules in Educator Portal, Interactive Demos (technology practice tests) and more; Winter Interim Predictive Assessments Watch it again video
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January 9, 2018 Kansas Assessment Examiner’s Manual; KELPA2 Overview and review; HGSS scoring  
January 23, 2018 KELPA2 scoring  
February 13, 2018 ELA, math, science, HGSS review  
March 6, 2018 Test security reminders  
March 27, 2018 Issues and updates related to summative testing  
April 10, 2018 SC coding  
April 24, 2018 Issues and updates related to summative testing  
May 8, 2018 Assessment reports