The deadline for CEOs to certify teacher ePMF data is Friday, February 23rd. Those with administrator access have the ability to review and edit teacher ePMF data until the deadline.
The State Education Department has released a new guidance document, Testing Accommodations for Students with Disabilities: Policy and Tools to Guide Decision-Making and Implementation. This new guidance is to assist school personnel in making appropriate decisions for considering, documenting, and implementing testing accommodations for students with disabilities. This guidance document supersedes the guidance in NYSED’s May 2006 Test Access and Accommodations for Students with Disabilities.
On Tuesday, January 30, 2018, the State Education Department conducted a Training Session for Operational Computer Based Testing at Nassau BOCES. Remote sites were available at ESBOCES locations, however, due to inclement weather, connections could not be made until approximately 1 hour into the training session. Nassau BOCES was kind to provide a video of approximately the first 1 hour 20 minutes of the session. The video is available at this link.
Beginning on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, passwords for accounts that access ReportNet and the Student Data Services SFTP site will expire every 90 days. Please see the ReportNet/SFTP Account Password Expiration Announcement for details.