Interims: Remote Teaching and Learning - this is a new website that provides educators with suggestions regarding how to use Smarter Balanced resources while teaching remotely, including questions and answers, do's and don'ts, videos, and planning resources. 

OPI Allowed Interim Use to Support Learning - this is state-specific guidance for schools/districts on implementing interim assessments for remote learning. 

Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments - learn more about interim assessments and the new focused interim assessment blocks.

Handscoring - see the list of interim items requiring handscoring. 

Teacher Learning Hub Course - Implementing Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments online course (2 renewal units)

Balanced Assessment Roadmap - This document explains the principles of a balanced assessment and consolidates all Smarter Balanced (ELA/math) tools, via links, to support educators engaging with the Instructional Cycle. 

Introduction to Interims - Prepared presentation material for training purposes. 

How to Administer Interim Assessment One Page Document - Use this handy guide to help administer the interim assessments. 

How to Administer Interim Assessment Training Materials - Prepared presentation materials for training purposes including powerpoints, handouts, and script.

Interim Data Analysis Protocol - How do I make sense of my students' interim data to make it useful for instruction? Check out the exploring, interpreting and applying interim data worksheet. 

Reporting System Tutorial - This short video (11 minutes) provides an overview of the new enhancements added to the Reporting System. 

Interim Reports Basic Analysis - This video (11 minutes) provides an overview of how to navigate the interim assessment reports. 

Interim Reports Advanced Analysis - This video (7 minutes) provides an advanced overview of how to navigate the interim assessment reports. 

Handscoring & Modifying Machine Scores - This short video (5 minutes) provides an overview of how to handscore unscored items and modify machine scores. 

Interim Quick-Start Video