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How come I don’t see benchmark percentiles for reading but I do for math?

For benchmark percentiles in reading all measures of a test type are just alternate forms of the same structure, meaning 
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November 9th, 2017 ... [ , , , , , ]

About easyCBM Reading Fluency Norms

I think it’s important to start with clarifying that we recommend using the easyCBM norms, rather than the Hasbrouck and 
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October 25th, 2017 ... [ , , ]

Individually Administered Reading Measures

The timed individually administered reading measures are given offline then the results entered into the system. The students read a 
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Developing Literacy

For developing literacy, the measures include: Phoneme Segmenting Fluency - this assessment is generally most appropriate for students whose instruction 
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Fiction vs. Non-Fiction Reading Assessments

With the addition of the Deluxe version of easyCBM, we added a whole array of nonfiction reading to our system. 
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Why aren’t the CCSS Reading measures included in the Benchmark Reports?

The CCSS Reading measures were developed to fill a need for easier-access reading comprehension measures for students still developing their 
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September 26th, 2017 ... [ , , , ]

What is the difference in the reading measures for MCRC and CCSS Reading? Why is only one of these measures used to determine the risk level?

The MCRC measures are more difficult and designed to directly align with grade-level standards, assessing students’ skills around literal, inferential, 
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May 11th, 2017 ... [ , ]

What accommodations are there for the online portions of easyCBM CCSS Math and Reading for blind and visually impaired students?

All of the math items include a read-aloud option (grades K-8), but it does not describe any pictures or graphs 
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May 9th, 2017 ... [ , , , , ]

Why are there no K-2 grade level benchmarks/progress monitoring probes for the CCSS Reading?

The CCSS Reading assessments, shorter comprehension passages with associated questions for students, are indeed available for Grades 3-8 only. This 
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May 5th, 2017 ... [ , , , ]

Do you have any nonfiction multiple-choice reading comprehension probes?

Yes we do. With the addition of the Deluxe version of easyCBM, we added a whole array of nonfiction reading 
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