About This Manual

This CAASPP Online Test Administration Manual for Smarter Balanced Online Summative Assessments, CAAs, the CAST, and the CSA is intended for staff who play a role in the administration of CAASPP assessments, including LEA CAASPP coordinators, CAASPP test site coordinators, test administrators, and test examiners.

This manual provides procedural and policy guidance to administer the CAASPP assessments. The appendices of this manual, which contain important information that can be used as stand-alone materials, are easily extracted for printing or distribution.

For specific questions not addressed in this manual, test administrators and test examiners can contact their CAASPP test site coordinator; CAASPP test site coordinators can contact their LEA CAASPP coordinator; and LEA CAASPP coordinators can contact CalTAC.