Resource Types

Resources

There are two ways to find a resource:

  1. Select a folder category in the left hand pane or from the resource sitemap below.
  2. Enter a key word or phrase in the Search Resources text box to the left and press [Enter].

Overview & FAQs

  1. SC-Alt Overview
    • Key Dates
    • Portal Fact Sheet
    • Overview of the SC-Alt
  2. Participation Guidance
    • Grade Reference Sheet
    • Participation Guidance for IEP Teams
    • Special Testing Scenarios
  3. General Administration FAQs
    • Training
    • The SC-Alt
    • Test Administration
  4. Online Systems FAQs
    • Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE)

Training Resources

  1. Monitor Training
    • Training Webinar
  2. Test Administrator Training
    • Training Webinar
  3. DTC-Alt Training
    • Training Webinar
  4. Tech Coordinator Training
    • Training Webinar

Test Administration Resources

  1. Manual
    • Test Administration Manual (TAM)
  2. Standards & Support Guides
    • Academic Standards
    • Support Guides
    • Performance Level Descriptors
  3. Testing Support Documents
    • Agreements to Maintain Test Security
    • Students With No Mode of Communication

Online System Resources

  1. TIDE
    • Guidance Documents
    • User Guides
  2. Test Delivery System (TDS)
    • Practice Test Guidance Document
    • TA User Guide
    • DEI User Guide
  3. Online Reporting System (ORS)
    • User Guide
  4. Technical Documents
    • Technical Specifications and System Requirements
    • Installation Guides

Student & Family Resources

  1. Score Reporting
    • Student Data and Reports

SC-Alt Help Desk
Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm
1.877.231.7789
schelpdesk@air.org