1/27/17 Updates

CBT call notes 1/27/17


The test administration window opens on March 20.

Personal Needs Profile section for students identified as needing Braille: please be sure to check this box as needed so the correct amount of materials can be distributed.


FAQs from the road shows are being compiled and will be on CBTsupport soon.

CBT reports were sent to RICSs to review the Lead Scoring Entities.  Updates are due by COB Monday 1/30.

The CBT parent brochure is currently in review with senior leadership. It should be released to the field by mid-February.

CBT training webinar will take place on January 30.  It is a condensed version of the face to face road show presentation.  Registration info is on CBTsupport.  This webinar will also be recorded and subsequently posted on CBTsupport.

CBT order reversions (CBT to PBT) will be allowed on a limited basis for technical reasons.  Schools that need to choose this option must advise NYSED first.

Proctor Training webinar will take place on February 28.  We will post a registration link on CBTsupport after the January 30 webinar.

Text to speech function is still in the test environment.  We are working with Questar to release it into production as soon as possible.