Colorado Department of Education (CDE) Seeking Colorado Educators to Participate in Assessment and Review of TCAP

Posted by on January 15, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Colorado Department of Education (CDE) Seeking Colorado Educators to Participate in Assessment and Review of TCAP

cde logoThe CDE Assessment Unit is seeking Colorado educators to participate in development and review of new TCAP items and TCAP scoring anchors in the content areas of Math, reading and Writing. Please forward this email to all educators that you think might be interested in participating in the development of the TCAP.

  • Interested educators should follow the link below and select which opportunities they are interested in. Educators can participate in: 
  • Passage Review: Reviewers will read and examine newly selected passages for bias and sensitivity issues;
  • Anchor Review: Reviewers will examine student responses on TCAP to identify examples to be used as guides in the TCAP scoring process; and
  • Item Review (CVAR): Reviewers will examine newly developed TCAP items to ensure alignment to the standards, grade level and depth of knowledge appropriateness, and that new items are free of bias and sensitivity concerns.

CDE is looking for a diverse and representative a field of reviewers as possible, so please take time to participate and go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TCAP13_Field_Review_Survey.

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