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Adult and Community Learning Services (ACLS)

Assessment

Massachusetts Adult Proficiency Test (MAPT)

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MAPT Login Page (for MAPT tests, Practice Tests, and Sample Questions)
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MAPT Computer Basics
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FY14 Correlation of MAPT Scores to the National Reporting System (NRS) Levels and Grade Level Equivalents (GLEs)
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MAPT Teacher and Test Administrator Manual
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MAPT Learner Information Sheet
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Testing--Standardized and Otherwise--and the Massachusetts ABE Pilot Test: A Curriculum Unit for ABE Classes

MAPT Score Report Guides

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Understanding and Accessing the MAPT for Math Score Reports
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Understanding and Accessing the MAPT for Reading Score Reports

Test Support

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Educational Functioning Levels (EFL) FAQ
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Analyzing and Interpreting Test Results: What's Appropriate, and What's Not Appropriate
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Suggestions for Talking with Students about Assessment Results
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Summative vs. Formative Assessment

Policy

08/12/2016
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MAPT Administration Training Policy Change — Effective August 12, 2016

Reminder:  FY16 New MAPT Assessment Policy — Effective Date July 1, 2015
Starting FY 2016, ABE programs in CALCs must administer pre-and post- assessments with ASE level (GLE 9–12) students in both the MAPT for Reading and the MAPT for Math. Programs are encouraged to make design changes to support this transition.

02/12/2016
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FY16 BEST Plus Recertification Reminder
09/28/2015
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FY16 Assessment Policies for Using the Massachusetts Adult Proficiency Test (MAPT)
09/28/2015
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FY16 Assessment Policies for Using the TABE Forms 9/10
03/02/2015
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FY15 CLAS-E Refresher Information
03/02/2015
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FY15 CLAS-E Writing Recertification Information
02/18/2015
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BEST Plus Recertification Extended-3/13/15
01/26/2015
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FY15 BEST Plus Recertification
01/23/2015
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FY15 Training and Recertification Requirements for Massachusetts ABE Required Assessments
01/23/2015
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FY15 Assessment Policies for Using the BEST Plus
01/23/2015
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FY15 Assessment Policies for Using the CLAS-E Writing
01/23/2015
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FY15 Assessment Policies for Using the CLAS-E Reading
12/23/2014
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Required Assessments to Report Learner Educational Gain


Last Updated: August 12, 2016
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