Arkansas

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Model
Instructionally Embedded

2022-23 Testing Windows
Fall: 9/12/22–12/16/22
Spring: 2/6/23–5/19/23

Testing Subjects
English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science

Contacts
Debbie Young, Assessment
Robin Stripling, Special Education

Arkansas Department of Education

Resources

Role
Resource Category
Content Area

State Organizational Table for Arkansas (xlsx) 08/25/2022
names and numbers of schools and districts in Arkansas

Talking to Parents about DLM Score Reports for Instructionally Embedded Model States (pdf)
formerly called the Teacher Interpretive Guide, this document helps teachers when talking to parents about DLM student reports

Technology Specifications Manual for Arkansas (pdf) ADA Compliant 07/15/2022
supports technology personnel in preparing schools for the technology needs of the DLM assessment

TEC (Test, Exit, Clear) Upload Template (csv)
template used to batch remove students from Educator Portal

Test Administration Manual (pdf) ADA Compliant 07/29/2022
supports Test Administrators in preparing themselves and students for the DLM assessment

User Upload Template (csv) ADA Compliant 07/29/2022
template used to upload multiple users into Educator Portal

Using Mini-Maps to Plan Instruction
PDF containing information on how to use-mini maps to plan instruction

Required Test Administrator Training

Training for teachers participating in 2021-22 DLM testing will become available according to your state's scheduled training date. The Guide to DLM Required Test Administrator Training (pdf) is a great place to start, with information about accessing the training website for the first time.