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Quick Guide for Setting Up Online Testing Technology /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/VT_QuickGuide-TechnologySetup-508_2020-2021_10.7.2020.pdf
Updated October 14, 2020

This manual acts as a "driver" document for technology coordinators to set up TA and student workstations and configure networks and assistive technologies. 

Operating System Support Plan /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/EndOfLife20-21_VT-8.13.2020.pdf
Updated August 13, 2020

This document outlines the supported operating systems during the upcoming test administration and following years. This plan helps districts and schools manage operating system deployments based on the support timelines.

Configurations and Troubleshooting for Windows /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/WindowsTechnologyGuide2020-2021_VT-8.13.2020.pdf
Updated August 13, 2020
Configurations and Troubleshooting for Mac /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/MacTechnologyGuide2020-2021_VT-8.13.2020.pdf
Updated August 13, 2020
Configurations and Troubleshooting for Chrome /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/VT_Configurations_Troubleshooting_for_Chrome_20-21_Final.pdf
Updated August 13, 2020
Configurations and Troubleshooting for Linux /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/LinuxTechnologyGuide2020-2021_VT-8.13.2020.pdf
Updated August 13, 2020
Configurations and Troubleshooting for iPads /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/iPadOSTechnologyGuide2020-2021_VT_10.7.2020.pdf
Updated August 13, 2020

These companion documents supplement the information given in the Quick Guide document by providing more detailed instructions on specific configurations, as well as basic troubleshooting. 

Assistive Technology Manual /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/VT_AssistiveTechManual_20-21_10.7.2020_final.pdf
Updated October 07, 2020

This manual provides an overview of the embedded and non-embedded assistive technology tools that can be used to help students with special accessibility needs complete online tests in the Test Delivery System (TDS). It includes lists of supported devices and applications for each type of assistive technology that students may need, as well as setup instructions for the assistive technologies that require additional configuration in order to work with TDS. 

Smarter Balanced Braille Options for 2020-2021 /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/SBAC_braille-options_202021.pdf
Updated July 30, 2020

An overview of the Braille options in the 2020-2021 Smarter Balanced administration.

Sample BRF File /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/brfsample.brf
This is a sample BRF file to help configure settings for Braille software.
Sample PRN File /core/fileparse.php/1691/urlt/prnsample.prn
This is a sample PRN file to help configure settings for Braille software.