Select state education agency:
Organization Name Email Phone External Links
State Education Agency (AL State Dept. of Education) Susan Beard, Ed.S, Program Manager for ACCESS for ELLs and Alternate ACCESS for ELLs (334) 242-8038 Alabama State Department of Education; AL & MS TESOL

Michele Lee,
EL Specialist (334) 353-7001
Cyndi Townley, Federal Programs Administrator (334) 242-8199
WIDA Consortium WIDA Client Services Center Toll Free 1-866-276-7735
Data Recognition Corp. (DRC) DRC WIDA Customer Service

Toll Free 1-855-787-9615

Data Recognition Corp
Testing Specifics Start Date End Date
Test Materials Ordering Available in AMS (LEAs) 11/13/17 12/817
LEAs Load Pre–ID File into AMS 12/8/17 12/8/17
WIDA AMS Test Setup Available for Test Sessions 12/11/17 3/23/18
Districts Receive Test Materials (On) 1/9/17 1/9/18
Test Window 1/22/18 3/23/18
Additional Test Material Ordering Window in AMS 1/9/18 3/16/18
Deadline for Shipping Completed Test Materials to DRC 3/30/18 3/30/18
Pre–Reporting Data Validation – LEAs in AMS TBD TBD
Districts Receive Reports – Printed and Online (On) TBD TBD
Post–Reporting Data Validation – Data File to SEA TBD TBD
Post–Reporting Data Validation – DRC Receives Data File From SEA TBD TBD
Data Available to State TBD TBD

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State ID and Placement ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 Checklist

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