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NeSA Writing

Score Verification

2016 NeSA-W Verification Form

2016 NeSA-W Transcription Submission Form

Sample of Score Verification

 
 

NeSA W Reports

NeSA-W Reports WebEx Training Presentation

2015-16 NeSA-W Reports Interpretive Guide

2014-15 NeSA W Reports Training Invitation

2014-15 NeSA W Reports Interpretive Guide

2014-15 NeSA W Reports Training Presentation PowerPoint

2014-15 NeSA W Reports Training Presentation PDF

2015-2016 NeSA W Test Administration

2016-2016 NeSA-W Reports Recording

NeSA-W Test Administration Training Recording

2015-2016 NeSA-W Paper-Pencil and Online Test Administration Training (Power Point)

2015-2016 NeSA-W Online Test Administration Manual

2015-2016 NeSA-W Paper-Pencil Manual

2015-2016 NeSA W Practice Test & Field Test

NeSA W Practice Test Administration Training Recording (45 min 28 sec, plays best in Chrome)

NeSA-W Field Test Administration Recording (26 min, 32 sec, plays best in Chrome)

 

2013 NeSA-Writing Rubric/Scoring Training

2013 NeSA-Writing Rubric/Scoring Training– PowerPoint

NeSA-W Rubric/Scoring Training- Practice Papers Grade 4

NeSA-W Rubric/Scoring Training- Practice Papers Grade 8

NeSA-W Rubric/Scoring Training- Practice Papers Grade 11

 

NeSA Writing Conversion Tables

NeSA-W Cut Scores for Grades 4, 8 and 11

NeSA-W Conversion Tables – Grade 4

NeSA-W Conversion Tables – Grade 8

NeSA-W Conversion Tables – Grade 11

Useful NeSA Writing Testing Tools:

Grade 4Grade 8Grade 11
   
Grade 4 Analytic RubricGrade 8 Analytic RubricGrade 11 Analytic Rubric
   
NeSA-W PLD Grade 4NeSA-W PLD Grade 8NeSA-W PLD Grade 11
   
Characteristics of the Mode – NarrativeCharacteristics of the Mode – DescriptiveCharacteristics of the Mode – Persausive
   
NeSA-W Conversion Tables – Gr 4NeSA-W Conversion Tables – Gr 8NeSA-W Conversion Tables – Gr 11
 Combined Grades 8 and 11 Conversion Table 
   
Writing Raw Score Calculator – .xlsx versionWriting Raw Score Calculator – .xlsx versionWriting Raw Score Calculator – .xls version
   
Rubric Self-Assessment Tool Grade 4Rubric Self-Assessment Tool Grade 8Rubric Self-Assessment Tool Grade 11
   
Rubric Self-Assessment Tool Grade 4 (Spanish)Rubric Self-Assessment Tool Grade 8 (Spanish)Rubric Self-Assessment Tool Grade 11 (Spanish)
   
2016 NeSA Writing Grade 4 Scoring Sample2016 NeSA Writing Grade 8 Scoring Sample2016 NeSA Writing Grade 11 Scoring Sample
   
2015 NeSA Writing Grade 4 Scoring Sample2015 NeSA Writing Grade 8 Scoring Sample2015 NeSA Writing Grade 11 Scoring Sample
   
2014 NeSA Writing Grade 4 Scoring Sample2014 NeSA Writing Grade 8 Scoring Sample2014 NeSA Writing Grade 11 Scoring Sample
   
2013 NeSA Writing Grade 4 Scoring Sample2013 NeSA Writing Grade 8 Scoring Sample2013 NeSA Writing Grade 11 Scoring Sample
   
2012 NeSA Writing Grade 4 Scoring Sample2012 NeSA Writing Grade 8 Scoring Sample2012 NeSA Writing Grade 11 Scoring Guide and Examples
   
 2011 NeSA Writing Grade 8 Scoring Sample2011 NeSA Writing Grade 11 Scoring Guide and Examples
   
NeSA Writing PowerPoint – Analytic Training for Grade 4 – July 2012
  
NeSA Writing PowerPoint – Analytic Training for Grades 8 and 11 in November 2011
   
Grade 11 Online Pilot Analytic Rubric Training Broadcast
   
Past 4th Grade PromptsPast 8th Grade PromptsPast 11th Grade Prompts

NeSA-Writing Studies:

Conducting an Alignment Study for the  Nebraska Statewide Writing Assessment (March 2009)

 

NeSA-Writing Interpretive Guides:

Nebraska Analytic Scoring Model

2014 NeSA Writing Reports Interpretive Guide

2013 NeSA Writing Reports Interpretive Guide

2012 NeSA Writing Reports Interpretive Guide