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What is meant by Benchmark Testing and Risk Analysis Reports?

The Risk Analysis Reports are available for the Benchmark Assessments. These reports provide information about students’ performance change from one 
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May 3rd, 2018 ... [ , , ]

Why do the percentile scores dip or go down from winter to spring instead of go up?

Although it would seem logical to have the expected percentile scores increase in a linear way throughout the year, with 
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March 20th, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

Does the easyCBM program have math computational fluency as a measure for up to 8th grade?

Our math assessments are not inherently fluency-based, although there are timing recommendations for administering them in the teacher’s manual…and teachers 
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Why can’t students skip problems? What do you recommend students do if they don’t know how to do a problem?

We block students from skipping problems based on feedback we received early on from teachers, who reported that too many 
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Do the measures change to accommodate ELL and Special Education students?

The tests are the same for all students; however, teachers are encouraged to provide accommodations as outlined in students’ IEPs. 
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March 1st, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

Is there a shorter version of the reading comprehension test?

The Deluxe and District Editions include a second type of reading comprehension measure: Basic Reading. The Basic Reading passages are quite 
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March 1st, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

Selecting Math Measures for Progress Monitoring

In easyCBM we don’t have specific probes targeting Math Problem Solving because both national and state standards have moved away 
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February 1st, 2018 ... [ , , , ]

Why Aren’t All Tests Timed?

The reading tests that are timed (1 minute), such as Phoneme Segmenting, Letter Names, Letter Sounds, Word Reading Fluency, and 
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January 26th, 2018 ... [ , , ]

Do you have a Deluxe Demo account I could try before making a purchase?

There is no demo site for our easyCBM Teacher Deluxe version though we have a easyCBM Facebook Page (click on 
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January 2nd, 2018 ... [ , ]

How do I retain a student so they can retake a previous measure?

The 'Retain Student' feature is intended to be used when a student is being 'held back' for another year rather 
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