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Measures

When were the reading stories written and when will they be updated?

Some of the MCRC and PRF stories included in the easyCBM system were written in 2006 (grades 3-4), others between 
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If I let my Deluxe upgrade expire, will I still have access to the reports?

If you let your Deluxe subscription expire, you will have reports from the measures that are available on the Lite 
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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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Is there anyway to reset the time a test is taken? The time is PST and I need it to be EST.

Unfortunately, no. The time stamp is set for our web server, which is Pacific Standard Time.  Currently there is no 
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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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Are there ELL modifications to the assessments?

The primary author of the easyCBM system, Dr. Julie Alonzo, worked for 12 years as a secondary school teacher with 
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Is there a shorter version of the reading comprehension test?

The Deluxe and District Editions include a second type of reading comprehension measure: CCSS Reading. The CCSS Reading passages are quite 
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Is the Lite version aligned to Common Core English Language Arts and Mathematics?

The easyCBM English Language Arts measures are based on the National Reading Panel’s Big Five areas of reading. The Lite 
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Weekly Data Points or Testing of Students…

We realize some school district require weekly data points and testing of students. If that is what you are wanting 
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Why Aren’t 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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