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November 12 2019
What's New
National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week, brought to you by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), is an opportunity for government, business, education, community-based organizations, students, and workers to inspire, educat...
November 04 2019
What's New
This message is to notify you that the California Department of Education (CDE) has developed the DataQuest Update to keep DataQuest users informed about upcoming data releases, new reports and downloadable data files, enhancements and changes to Dat...
November 04 2019
News & Updates
State Compliance
Assessment
California Department of EducationNews ReleaseRelease: #19-73November 4, 2019...
October 31 2019
What's New
 Key Implementation Activities for California's Continuous Improvement and Accountability System October 18, 2019 File Name: ESSA_CDE_Webinar-2019.10.18 File Size: 421 kb Download File
October 30 2019
What's New
Assessment
​ Focusing on the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System and English Language Proficiency Assessments of California (ELPAC)—and including, when timely, updates on California's other statewide assessments. Science As...
October 25 2019
What's New
Source: https://www.sbcusd.com/news/what_s_new/u_p_d_a_t_e__ransomware_attack_on_district_network SBCUSD INFECTED BY RANSOMWARE ATTACK Student and Parent Data Secure on Independent System San Bernardino City Unified School District (SBCUSD) was ...
October 24 2019
What's New
State Compliance
Assessment
File Name: 2019-20-PFT-Welcome-Back-to-School File Size: 148 kb Download File California Department of Education message about the California Physical Fitness Test (PFT). Of special note is the change from  submitting PFT results every year to&n...
October 24 2019
What's New
K-12 Enterprise Systems
Product News & Insights
​Below is the text sent via email today from PowerSchool CEO, Hardeep Gulati: I'm excited to announce that on October 24, 2019, PowerSchool signed a definitive agreement to acquire Schoology, a leading K-12 learning management system (LMS). Powe...
October 16 2019
What's New
State Compliance
Dear DataQuest Users: This message is to notify you about several discipline related downloadable research files and corresponding file structures that have just been updated for  2011 – 12, 2012 – 13, 2013 – 14, 2014 – 15, 2015 – 16, 2016 – 17 ...
October 10 2019
What's New
Assessment
Focusing on the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System and English Language Proficiency Assessments of California (ELPAC)—and including, when timely, updates on California's other statewide assessments. 2018–19 Resu...
October 09 2019
News & Updates
State Compliance
California Dashboard
Assessment
CAASPP
California Department of EducationNews ReleaseRelease: #19-68October 9, 2019...
October 04 2019
What's New
CALPADS Information Meeting (CIM) is October 8, 2019 The fall CALPADS Information Meeting (CIM) is scheduled for Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. LEAs are requested to register for the CIM. Zoom (the video communications platform to be used for ...
October 02 2019
What's New
Dear DataQuest Users: This message is to notify you about updated Special Education data reports now publicly available on the California Department of Education (CDE) DataQuest website at http://dq.cde.ca.gov/dataquest/ . These reports are based on ...
September 27 2019
What's New
Federal Compliance (e.g E-Rate, CRDC, ESSA)
Announcements Important Deadline Reminder: Filing FCC Form 500 Service Delivery and Contract Extensions The deadline for delivery and installation of non-recurring services such as Category One broadband installation and Category ...
September 26 2019
What's New
State Compliance
Calpads
Changes in reporting for Multilingual and English Learner Programs The attached CALPADS Update FLASH #163  (3 page PDF file) provides information about the following topics:  New Language Instruction Program Codes for Native and Non-Na...
September 24 2019
What's New
State Compliance
Calpads
 There were a lot of changes, especially to the course codes, but also the inclusion of a lot of new categories. You can find them by going to the "SOLUTIONS" menu and choosing "CALPADS SOLUTIONS".  Then look for the CALPADS Codes button on...
September 12 2019
What's New
State Compliance
Calpads
Special Education Data Collection in CALPADS  Beginning September 10, 2019, CALPADS will accept data related to Students with Disabilities (SWD) that were previously submitted to the CDE through the California Special Education Management Inform...
September 11 2019
What's New
Assessment
Focusing on the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System and English Language Proficiency Assessments of California (ELPAC) and including, when timely, updates on California's other statewide assessments. Single ...
September 10 2019
What's New
State Compliance
Calpads
File Name: AB-2657-Implementation File Size: 299 kb Download File California Department of Education presentation that reviews the newly enacted AB2657 and the requirements for data collection in CALPADS and suggestions for best practices.  18 p...
September 03 2019
What's New
Federal Compliance (e.g E-Rate, CRDC, ESSA)
E-Rate/USAC
Announcements and News Comments Due on Proposed Eligible Services List for FY2020 On August 2, 2019, the FCC released (DA 19-738) seeking comment on the proposed eligible services list (ESL) for the E-Rate program for funding year 2020. The ESL does ...
August 28 2019
What's New
2019–20 LEA CAASPP Coordinator Checklist! The 2019–20 LEA CAASPP Coordinator Checklist is now available! The California Department of Education (CDE) has produced this checklist for local educational agency (LEA) CAASPP coordinators to assist them in...
July 31 2019
What's New
Assessment
Test Operations Management System
Focusing on the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System and English Language Proficiency Assessments of California (ELPAC)—and including, when timely, updates on California's other statewide assessments. Accessing In...
July 19 2019
What's New
Say Hi to Aida Wong Gamba, an employee of Brisbane School District.  Aida just happened to be our 700th member, so we sent her a complimentary SchoolTechnologyLeadership mug.  Hi Aida!  Welcome aboard! (You gotta ha...
June 26 2019
What's New
On the last Friday of each month the California Assoc. of School Data, Assessment, and Accountability Professionals holds an informal "meet and greet" session. Hear about the organization's mission, goals, and projects. Learn about how your organizat...