Presentation on theme: "WWW Dot Accountability Presenters: Brian Swiger Operations Consultant and Website Manager Iris Garner, Ph.D. NAEP Coordinator."— Presentation transcript:
WWW Dot Accountability Presenters: Brian Swiger Operations Consultant and Website Manager Iris Garner, Ph.D. NAEP Coordinator
Objectives Tour Accountability website Learn site navigation Explain design of site Look at page layouts Explore individual pages See whats new Lets go on a road trip!
Enjoy the Road Trip Through North Carolina Accountability
Getting Started The NCDPI public website ncpublicschools.org We Are DPI video
Preparing for the Adventure What item do travelers carry with them in case they get lost?
Site Map See handout Sidebar is user site map Demonstration
Site Navigation How do I get to the Accountability home page? Quickest Route: Click the Testing link on the NCDPI main page Select the Pulldown menu on main page Type accountability after the URL Note: ABCs/AYP links on main page
Site Design Each page has target audience Home page--general audience State Tests page--testing professionals /those wanting more information on tests Policies and Procedures page--testing professionals/those wanting more information on policy
Site Design (contd) For Educators page-- teachers/administrators For Parents page-- parents Accountability Directory-- LEAs, stakeholders (contact information by staff and section for all Accountability employees)
More on Site Navigation Clicking on the main menu in the side bar opens up a submenu Submenu is clickable Submenu highlights current location
Page Layouts Hot Topics Popular Topics Presentations and Reference Materials State Tests page has section devoted to finding specific test information
Road Kit Item What do you need if a family member is injured on your road trip?
ncpublicschools.org/accountability General information The hottest topics The statewide testing calendar Data and reports Link to NAEP site Lets look around our home before heading out onto the road.
Links to pages for specific tests Information on test specs Sample test items Alternate assessments link in submenu Writing Instruction System Pilot for Grades 4 and 7 (ACRE) American Diploma Project Algebra II Technical Notes Lets turn down State Tests Drive!
Anything policy-related Assessment briefs School Test Coordinator handbook Understanding the Individual Student report documents Testing Code of Ethics link MetriTech ACCESS for ELLs presentation Lets go straight on Policy Road!
Road Kit Item What do you use to stay on schedule during your road trip?
Testing and Accountability Results Links to ABCs site which in turn links back to Accountability Lots of historical information SAT Reports State, LEA, and school results Green Book Lets take a trip down Accountability Results Lane!
For Parents Information for parents of every school level Limited English Proficient information No Child Left Behind link Testing Students with Disabilities Lets take an exit onto the For Parents page!
Road Trip Companions Who do most people take with them on a road trip?