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Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

MCAS Technical Documents

Technical Reports

Technical Reports contain data and technical information regarding the assessment, including supporting documentation and data, various analyses, sample reports, and associated guidelines.

2019 Standard Setting Materials

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MCAS Grade 10 ELA, Grade 10 Math, and Grades 5 and 8 STE Executive Summary
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Grade 10 MCAS ELA Achievement Level Descriptors
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Grade 10 MCAS Mathematics Achievement Level Descriptors
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Grade 5 MCAS STE Achievement Level Descriptors
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Grade 8 MCAS STE Achievement Level Descriptors
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2019 Standard Setting Panelists

White Papers and Other Studies

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Replacing Medians with Means When Summarizing MCAS Student Growth Percentiles

2017 Standard Setting Materials

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MCAS ELA and Math Grades 3-8 Standard Setting Meeting Executive Summary
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Standard Setting Participants

Last Updated: December 4, 2019

 
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