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Instructionally Embedded

2021-22 Testing Windows
Fall: 9/13–12/17
Spring: 2/07–4/29

Testing Subjects
English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science

Julie Ewing, Assessment
Cary Rogers, Special Education

Kansas Department of Education


Resource Category
Content Area

Guide to DLM Required Test Administrator Training for Instructionally Embedded Model (pdf) ADA Compliant 07/15/2021
helps users access DLM required test administration training

Guide to Practice Activities and Released Testlets (pdf) 08/02/2021
familiarizes educators and students with testlets and Student Portal

K-2 Essential Elements Data (pdf) ADA Compliant 08/09/2021

Materials Collections for Mathematics for Instructionally Embedded States
list of materials commonly needed in Mathematics testlets

Materials Collections for Science
list of materials commonly needed in Science testlets

Parent Interpretive Guide for Instructionally Embedded Model (pdf)
information about DLM assessment results and individual student reports

Parent Interpretive Guide (en Español) for Instructionally Embedded States (pdf)
información sobre los resultados de las evaluaciones DLM y los informes individuales de estudiantes

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.