• Education Program Manager 2
Email
ahinkle@umn.edu

Projects

Project

National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO)

Provides national leadership in designing and building educational assessments and accountability systems that appropriately monitor educational results.

Products

School Leader Series: Working with IEP Teams to Make State Assessment Participation and Accessibility and Accommodations Decisions (School Leader Series Brief #3)

This resource is designed to provide guidance to school leaders about working with IEP teams to make state assessment participation and accessibility and accommodations decisions. Developed in…

Published: 9/28/2021

School Leader Series: Supporting the Inclusion of Students with Disabilities in Assessment (School Leader Series Brief #1)

This resource is designed to provide guidance to school leaders about supporting the inclusion of students with disabilities in state and district content assessments. Developed in collaboration…

Published: 9/28/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Word Prediction: Research

This fact sheet on  word prediction  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and research findings on word…

Published: 8/31/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Braille: Research

This fact sheet on  braille  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and research findings on braille as…

Published: 8/31/2021

School Leader Series: Understanding the Consequences of Assessment Participation Decisions for Students with Disabilities (School Leader Series Brief #2)

This resource is designed to provide guidance to school leaders about understanding the consequences of assessment participation decisions for students with disabilities. Developed in collaboration…

Published: 9/28/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Familiar Proctor/Test Administrator: Research

This fact sheet on  familiar proctor/test administrator is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and…

Published: 9/30/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Student Reads Aloud to Self: Research

This fact sheet on  student reads aloud to self  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and research…

Published: 9/30/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Word Prediction: States’ Accessibility Policies, 2020

This summary of states’ accessibility policies for  word prediction  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit   published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO).

Published: 8/31/2021

School Leader Series: What School Leaders Need to do Before, During, and After the Assessment Window (School Leader Series Brief #4)

This resource is designed to provide guidance on what school leaders need to do before, during, and after the assessment window. Developed in collaboration with CCSSO, the Assessment, Standards,…

Published: 9/28/2021

NCEO Brief: Getting Ready for the 2021-22 School Year: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Testing Children with Disabilities (#26)

As states, districts, and schools plan to return for the 2021-22 school year, questions are raised about whether and how to test children with disabilities, including children with the most...

Published: August 2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Extended Time: Research

This fact sheet on  extended time  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and research findings on the…

Published: 9/13/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Braille: States’ Accessibility Policies, 2020

This summary of states’ accessibility policies for  braille  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit   published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO).

Published: 8/31/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Text-to-Speech (Computer-Generated Voice): States’ Accessibility Policies, 2020

This summary of states’ accessibility policies for computer-generated  text-to-speech  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit   published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO).

Published: 8/31/2021

NCEO Reports: Using Interim Assessments to Appropriately Measure What Students with Disabilities Know and Can Do: Advisory Panel Takeaways and NCEO Recommendations (#427)

A report on a virtual meeting NCEO held on February 16 and 17, 2021 of an Interim Assessment Advisory Panel to tap into the panel members’ collective knowledge about using interim assessments to…

Published: May 2021

NCEO Reports: The 95 Percent State Assessment Participation Requirement: Current Landscape, State Challenges, and Recommended Strategies (#429)

This report provides an overview of federal statutory language on student participation in state summative assessments used for accountability as well as the participation requirements for states…

Published: 9/30/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Tactile Graphics: States’ Accessibility Policies, 2020

This summary of states’ accessibility policies for  tactile graphics  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO).

Published: 8/31/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Text-to-Speech (Computer-Generated Voice): Research

This fact sheet on  text-to-speech  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and research findings on the…

Published: 8/31/2021

Universal Design and Assessments

This presentation shares information about an updated state guide to universally designed assessments. The purpose of the guide is to provide states with strategies for designing tests from the…

Published: 8/24/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Multiple Days: Research

This fact sheet on  testing over multiple days  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit  published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). It summarizes information and research…

Published: 8/31/2021

Accommodations Toolkit: Multiple Days: States’ Accessibility Policies, 2020

This summary of states’ accessibility policies for  testing over multiple days  is part of the  Accommodations Toolkit   published by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO).

Published: 8/31/2021