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  • ELPA21 Summative results now available in ORS

    Results for students who have completed the ELPA21 Summative assessments are now available in the Online Reporting System (ORS). If you have any questions about the results or viewing reports in ORS, please access the ORS User Guide, available on the Nebraska Portal, or contact the Nebraska ELPA21 Helpdesk.

    Added May 4, 2018
  • Summer Updates to Online Systems

    • The ELPA21 Screener will be offline for updates from July 1 through July 22. The updated screener will be available at 8 a.m. CT on July 23.
    • TIDE will be offline for updates from July 16 through July 22. TIDE will re-open at 8 a.m. CT on July 23.
    • The Online Reporting System will be offline for updates from July 18 through July 20. The Online Reporting System will re-open at 8 a.m. CT on July 21.

    Added April 24, 2018
  • ELPA21 Summative Test Window Closing on March 16

    The Nebraska ELPA21 summative test window will close on Friday, March 16 at 5 p.m. Central Time. Please make sure that all students who are required to take the ELPA21 summative test complete the test by that date. Paper test materials—including kindergarten and grade 1 paper writing supplements, paper and large print tests, and Braille test booklets—must be returned by March 23. Instructions for returning paper test materials were included with the shipment of the materials. These instructions are also posted in the Resources section of the Nebraska portal. If you need additional return shipment labels or help with returning your paper test materials, please contact the Nebraska ELPA21 Help Desk. Please note that Reason Not Tested codes should be entered in TIDE by Monday, April 2.

    Added March 8, 2018
  • Additional Orders Through TIDE

    Today is the final day to add additional orders through TIDE for ELPA21 Summative test booklets.  Please make sure that all your orders are placed before the end of the school day today.

    Added March 6, 2018
  • Update on Lenovo Yoga N23 Chromebooks

    We posted an announcement earlier reporting that AIR had received several reports that Lenovo Yoga N23 Chromebooks freeze when an ELPA21 Speaking test is administered on the Chromebook. We now have an update on this issue. The cause of the issue has been traced to some code in the Chrome operating system. Google expects the issue to be fixed with the release of Chrome OS 65 on March 13. Until Chrome OS 65 is released, the ELPA21 Speaking test should not be administered on Lenovo Yoga N23 Chromebooks. This issue only affects Lenovo Yoga N23 Chromebooks. We have not encountered any issues with other brands of Chromebooks.

    Added February 22, 2018
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