2018 Conference Materials

Find below presentations, slides and power points from the 2018 OPI Assessment & Data Conference sessions.

Statewide Assessment Materials

ACT: Did Someone Say FREE? - presented by Stephanie Lewis, ACT

Mining for Gold: Digging Into Your ACT Data - presented by Stephanie Lewis, ACT

ACT Test Administration & Accommodations - presented by Melody Wall (Billings) and Kellee Forkenbrock (Helena), ACT

CRT Alt Science Test Administration - presented by Bree Gunter, Measured Progress

MSAA: Supporting Assessment Readiness for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities, presented by Yvonne Field, OPI Assessment Division

NAEP's Digital Transition & Innovative Assessments - presented by Ashley McGrath, OPI NAEP State Coordinator

Smarter Balanced: Online Reporting System - presented by Brittany Valdez, Measured Progress

Smarter Balanced: Test Administration - presented by Bree Gunter, Measured Progress

Smarter Balanced: Test Administration New Features - presented by Brittany Valdez, Measured Progress

The Nuts & Bolts of the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments - presented by Yvonne Field, OPI Assessment Division and Becky Berg (Billings)

Smarter Balanced Digital Library - presented by Becky Berg (Billings) and Barbara Frank (Helena)

Updates & Information on Accessibility & Accommodations for Smarter Balanced - presented by Paula Schultz, Office of Public Instruction

New Test Coordinator Track Part 1: Understanding Statewide Assessments - presented by Yvonne Field, OPI Assessment Division

New Test Coordinator Track Part 2: Policies & Procedures - presented by Yvonne Field, OPI Assessment Division

New Test Coordinator Track Part 3: Smarter Balanced Test Administration for New Users - presented by Bree Gunter, Measured Progress

New Test Coordinator Track Part 4: CRT Science for New Users - presented by Brittany Valdez, Measured Progress

New Test Coordinator Track Part 5: ACT For New Test Coordinators - presented by Melody Wall (Billings) and Kellee Forkenbrock (Helena), ACT

New Test Coordinator Track Part 6: Special Population Assessments - presented by Yvonne Field, OPI Assessment Division

General Session Materials

2017 Conference Materials

Find below presentations, slides and Power Points from the 2017 OPI Assessment & Data Conference sessions.

 

General Sessions Materials

The Joys of Testing - Missoula Keynote Presentation by Kelly Elder

Keep On, Keeping On - Keynote Presentation by Tammy Lacey

English Language Proficiency (ELP) Assessment Report - Presented by Eric Meredith, OPI Data Analyst

Formative Science Assessments Using NAEP - Presented by Ashley McGrath, NAEP State Coordinator, OPI

GEMS: Montana Early Warning System for Dropouts - Presented by Eric Meredith, OPI Data Analyst

GEMS Student Level Report Example 

GEMS School Level Report Example

AIM Data Collection Updates - Presented by Gail Harms, AIM Student Information Manager, OPI

CRT & CRT Alt Materials

CRT Science Administration - Presented by Jared Bunzey, Program Manager, Measured Progress

CRT Alt Science Administration - Presented by Jared Bunzey, Program Manager, Measured Progress

Smarter Balanced Materials

Smarter Balanced

Smarter - Roles, Permissions & Accommodations - Presented by Megan Self, Program Manager, Measured Progress

Smarter Test Administration - Presented by Megan Self, Program Manager, Measured Progress

What's New in Smarter - Presented by Gail Pagano & Vitaliy Shyyan, Smarter Balanced Consortium

Smarter Balanced Reports - Presented by Megan Self, Program Manager, Measured Progress

Interim Assessments

Interim Assessment Overview - Presented by Jessica Eilertson, State Assessment Director, OPI

Interim Assessment Hand Scoring, Math - Presented by Jessica Eilertson, State Assessment Director, OPI

Interim Assessment Overview, Ennis Schools - Presented by Pam Birkeland, Special Projects, OPI

Interim Frequently Asked Questions

Digital Library

Digital Library Overview - Presented by Pam Birkeland, Special Projects, OPI

Digital Library Fact Sheet