This site demonstrates the features that are available on the Portals created by AIR to access the Iowa ELPA21 assessment systems.

Recent Announcements

  • Test Administrators please remember to enter the scores into the Data Entry Interface (DEI) for students who take the K-12 Paper, Large Print, and Braille Assessments for ELPA21. If you do not enter the student responses into the DEI, the student will not receive a score. This does not apply for the K and 1 Paper Writing Supplement.

    Additional information can be found in the Paper Shipment Returns folder. 

    Added April 11, 2016
  • The last day to order paper or large print test materials for the ELPA21 Assessment is Thursday April 7, 2016. No orders will be accepted after this date. 

    Added March 31, 2016
  • The Data Entry Interface (DEI) will open next Monday, March 21, 2016. It will remain open until April 15, 2016 (the last day of testing).

    Added March 14, 2016
  • For convenience, Instructions for returning the ELPA21 K-12 paper assessments, K-1 Writing Supplemental assessments, and Braille assessments have been added to the Portal. On the home page, click on the “Paper Shipment Return” quick link to access these documents. 

    Added March 1, 2016
  • The Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) User Guide has now been updated to include Appeals information. Appeals will go live in TIDE by the end of day on Monday. The TIDE User Guide is available on the Resources pages of the portal. You may access the TIDE User Guide located in the  Test Administrators and Test Coordinators resources page for any questions related to the TIDE system.

    Added February 26, 2016
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