• PARCC administration training for school test coordinators

    All principals | Deadline: through January 28

    In preparation for the Spring 2015 PARCC administration, school test coordinators and alternates must attend two trainings: The first will take place on Tuesday, January 13; the second is scheduled by network. Please refer to the tables below for dates and times for your school's sessions. (Coordinators will also receive an email with this information.)

    Session 1: PARCC Overview

    Date Audience Location
    Tuesday, January 13, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m K-5 and K-8 schools (serving tested grades 3 to 5 or 3 to 8) Auditorium, Professional Development Center
    Tuesday, January 13, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m 6-12 and 9-12 schools

    Session 2: PearsonAccess Next Training

    Date Audience Location
    Morning (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.) Afternoon (12:30 to 3:30 p.m.)
    Friday, January 16 Networks 1 and 2 Networks 3 and 4 Computer labs, Professional Development Center
    Tuesday, January 20 Networks 5 and 6 Networks 7 and 8
    Tuesday, January 27 Networks 9 and 10 Networks 11 and 12
    Wednesday, January 28 Network 13 Network 14

    Prior to Session 2, coordinators will receive two emails from PearsonAccess Next regarding newly established accounts for access to the training and operational sites. It is imperative that coordinators go through the set-up procedures and are able to access each account before attending Session 2. All materials to be used during training will be available on TSS and Office 365 for review and downloading.

    For questions, contact Carol Wilson in the Achievement and Accountability Office at 410-396-8962 or by email.

    View other items in the January 8, 2015, Leadership Action Update