Test administrator training modules
As part of the TEA’s ongoing efforts to improve security measures in the state’s testing program and to help ensure that test results are meaningful and valid, the Student Assessment Division has developed web-based training modules for test administrators. This online training, which currently consists of the three modules below, is optional but strongly recommended. It is designed to supplement the mandatory training required of all personnel involved in testing.
Note: training modules require a Flash enabled browser, and cannot be viewed on iOS devices.
STAAR Assessment Management System Webinar Training
Training webinars can include prerecorded presentations, FAQs, and more.
Webinar Trainings for STAAR Administration Activities and Interim Assessments
A series of webinar training opportunities for STAAR administration activities and interim assessments will be offered in 2018. Due to space limitations, district testing coordinators and technology coordinators who want to participate must register to attend these trainings. Space is limited to the first 500 registrants for each training session. Registrants will receive an email from firstname.lastname@example.org. Use the WebEx link provided in the email to log in to the webinar on the day of the training.
Updated STAAR Report Cards and Student Portal
This webinar training will provide an overview of changes to the STAAR Report Cards, as well as enhancements to the Student Portal.
Returning STAAR Test Materials
This webinar training will provide an overview of packing and returning STAAR paper test materials to ETS in preparation for scoring and reporting.