NSCAS Test Development & Applications

NDE Statewide Assessment is always seeking highly qualified educators to participate in assessment development and review opportunities.  Stipends are available when educators are NOT working under district contract.

We are currently seeking educators for summer NSCAS test development work for both NSCAS General and Alternate.  You can find the NSCAS summer application link below.  If you have any questions please contact us at 402.471.2495.

Upcoming Test Development


General Assessment

ELA: Test Development – Item Alignment Work June 1-4, 2020
Math: Test Development – Item Alignment Work June 1-4, 2020
Science: Workshop I – Phenomena June 1-5, 2020
Workshop II – Task Development July 13-17, 2020
Task Content and Bias Review Sept 9-11, 2020


Alternate Assessment

ELA: Item Writer Workshop June 8-9, 2020
Math: Item Writer Workshop June 10, 2020
Science: Item Writer Workshop June 11-12, 2020


NSCAS Summative Assessment Development Applications - 2019-2020

Test Development Resources

Thank you for your continuous and dedicated work with NDE Statewide Assessment

                                                                                               – From the Statewide Assessment Team

Updated January 31, 2020 3:52pm