ACT UPDATES 2.4.2019

ACT UPDATES 2.4.2019

DEADLINES:

Friday, February 15, 2019 5 pm CT- All accommodations requests, verification of students in PA Next and Online Site Readiness (Proctor Caching and Mock Administrations) are due this Friday by 5 pm CT.

ACT WEBINARS

ACT will be presenting part two of the State Test Administration Q&A webinar on February 13, 2019 at 10 am CT.  This will cover more detailed information and review of the ACT State Test scheduled for April 2. Webinar registration.

The ACT Online Technical Readiness Webinar from January 24, 2019 is now available to watch please click on “Already Registered” to view webinar. Please note, there is an error in the Power Point, Iris Owens phone number is 402.471.4316.

PA NEXT

Pearson Access Next has recently updated the PA Next User Guide (Jan. 23).  If you are using a previous version, please download the new version from the ACT Nebraska Website.

Reminder! Friday, February 15, 2019 is the last day you can prepare for any online testing by completing the Proctor Caching and Mock Administration.  This is also the deadline to review the student roster and make changes.  You can still add students to this list after the deadline, however, there will not be a label for their test booklets. Instructions to enroll or unroll students in PA Next

Third Year Cohort: Please remember to verify your student roster is the third year cohort.  NDE records noted over 100 students who are not juniors but are in this cohort and are expected to test.

ACT CROSSWALK

ACT recently updated the ACT-Nebraska Accommodations Crosswalk.