Maryland

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Model
Year-End

2021-22 Testing Windows
Early Fall Instructionally Embedded: 9/13/21–10/29/21
Spring: 3/15/21–6/3/22

Testing Subjects
English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science

Contacts
Michael PlummerAssessment

Maryland State Department of Education

DLM Alternate Assessment Update

DLM Instructionally Embedded / Spring 2021-2022 Test Administration
English Language Arts: Grades 3-8, and 11
Mathematics: Grades 3-8, and 11
Science: Grades 5, 8, and HS

Upcoming VIRTUAL Training Dates
Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (LACs) Friday, December 17, 2021– 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (LEA-24s)

Resources

Role
Resource Category
Content Area

DLM Score Report Videos for Year-End Statesvideo
collection of videos to detailing DLM score report content and use

DLM Writing Testlets Overview
training video designed to provide test administrators with specific information about DLM writing testlets

Educator Portal User Guide (pdf) ADA Compliant 08/05/2021
provides guidance and support for users navigating Educator Portal

Educator Resource Videos for Year-End Statesvideo
videos providing information about assessment format, accessibility, and Kite Educator Portal procedures

Enrollment Upload Template (csv)
template used to enroll multiple students at once in Educator Portal

Facilitator Guide to DLM Required Test Administrator Training for Year-End Model (pdf) ADA Compliant 07/15/2021
supports facilitators in accessing DLM required test administration training and support resources

Guide to DLM Required Test Administrator Training for Year-End 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

Required Test Administrator Training

2021-22 required training for teachers administering the DLM assessment opens on 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 DLM training site for your first login.