North Dakota

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Model
Instructionally Embedded

2021-22 Testing Windows
Fall: 9/13–12/17
Spring: 2/07–5/06

Testing Subjects
English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science

Contacts
Michelle Woodcock, Special Education

North Dakota Department of Education

Resources

Role
Resource Category
Content Area

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

Parent Notification Letter for Instructionally Embedded Model (docx) 
notification letter for parents for districts testing in English language arts, Mathematics, and Science

Parent Notification Letter (in Spanish) for Instructionally Embedded Model (docx)
carta de notificación para los distritos examinándose en Matemáticas, Artes del Idioma Inglés, y Ciencia
[notification letter for districts testing in Mathematics, English Language Arts, and Science]

The Dynamic Learning Maps® (DLM®) Alternate Assessment Consortium supports educators with professional development modules. Learn more at DLM's professional development site, hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Link to DLM professional development modules.

Professional Development Modules Supporting Essential Elements (xlsx)
these tables (one tab each for Mathematics and ELA) cross-reference specific professional development modules to Essential Elements. This gives teachers the ability to further enhance instruction on specific Essential Elements

Roster Upload Template (csv)
template used to roster students to content areas and test administrators in Educator Portal

Sample Testlet Information Pages and Released Testlets in English Language Arts
resources providing test administrators with information specific to ELA testlets

Sample Testlet Information Pages and Released Testlets in Mathematics
resources providing test administrators with information specific to Mathematics testlets

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.