Recent Announcements

  • The November Assessment News includes updates related to statewide assessment that are relevant to District Test Administrators (DAs), Alternate DAs, and Technology Coordinators, and Curriculum Directors, and SPED Directors.  Please feel encouraged to share within your professional communities as you see fit.

    Added November 5, 2020
  • The Assessment Team at the AOE is pleased to share with you the first edition of a monthly newsletter for SY21.  We look forward to regularly communicating with you about important topics and opportunities related to state-wide assessment.  For your convenience, you will also be able to view this newsletter through the VTCAP Portal at the start of each month.

    Added October 14, 2020
  • The 2020-2021 Vermont Comprehensive Assessment Program (VTCAP) Regional Training registration is now open. This year, Regional Trainings will be virtual and you will need a computer in order to join. Please click here for training dates and registration information.

    Added October 8, 2020
  • The VTAA Test Administrator Certification Course is now available on the Alternate Assessment page of the portal. This course must be completed, and the quiz passed, in order to administer the VTAA this spring. Please note that all Alternate Teachers (ATEs) or Alternate Test Administrators (ATAs) are required to complete this course in addition to completing the general TA Certification course. Completion of the general TA Certification course and the alternate TA certification course will be indicated in TIDE. It is recommended that you print a copy of the completion certificate that is generated at the end of the course for your records.

    Added September 28, 2020
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Welcome to the Vermont Comprehensive Assessment Program Portal. This site provides access to resources for the Smarter Balanced Assessments in Mathematics and English Language Arts, the Vermont Science Assessment (VTSA), the Vermont Alternate Assessment (VTAA), and the Vermont Physical Education Assessment.