Alternate ELPAC Resources

Alternate ELPAC Resources

This section of the English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) website provides helpful resources for local educational agency (LEA) personnel who administer the Alternate ELPAC.

General Resources

Accessibility Resources

2020–21 Resources for ELPAC Coordinators

  • Alternate ELPAC Checklists: The Preadministration checklist outlines tasks at a high level that should be completed prior to the administration of the Alternate ELPAC operational field test. Refer to the role specific checklists for detailed information on preadministration duties.
    • LEA Alternate ELPAC Coordinator Checklist (Coming Soon)
    • Alternate ELPAC Preadministration Checklist (Coming Soon)
  • How to Second Score Quick Reference Sheet (Coming Soon)
  • Alternate Assessment IEP Team Guidance external icon web page—This CDE-hosted web page presents guidelines for IEP teams regarding participation in the California Alternate Assessment and the Alternate ELPAC.
  • Alternate ELPAC external icon
  • Alternate ELPAC Form Assignments (Posted 10/16/20)
  • 2020–21 ELPAC Information Guide external icon (August 2020)—This guide provides information about the Initial ELPAC, Summative ELPAC, and Alternate ELPAC.

Resources for Educators

Checklists

  • Alternate ELPAC Checklists: The Preadministration checklist outlines tasks at a high level that should be completed prior to the administration of the Alternate ELPAC operational field test. Refer to the role specific checklists for detailed information on preadministration duties.
    • LEA Alternate ELPAC Coordinator Checklist (Coming Soon)
    • Site Alternate ELPAC Coordinator Checklist (Coming Soon)
    • Alternate ELPAC Test Examiner Checklist (Coming Soon)
    • Secondary Test Examiner Checklist (Coming Soon)
    • Alternate ELPAC Preadministration Checklist (Coming Soon)

Answer Choice Cards

  • Alternate ELPAC Answer Choice Cards (Coming Soon)

    The answer choice cards are available as a standalone PDF for test examiners to use (as printed cards, which may be resized as needed to fit the student's needs, or on a communication device, as appropriate for the individual student) for students who use them in their daily instruction.

    Some students communicate using picture cards or answer choice cards. If test examiners do not have yet standardized answer choice cards used in the classroom, they may use the ones located here.

Videos

  • Alternate ELPAC Videos (Coming Soon)

Fact Sheets

Technology Readiness Checker for Students

Resources for Site-Level Staff to Talk to Parents About the ELPAC

  • ELPAC and Alternate ELPAC Communications Toolkit web page
  • Alternate ELPAC Parent Guide to Understanding external icon (July 2020)—This guide provides parents with answers to key questions about the what, why, who, how, and when of the Alternate ELPAC.
  • Introduction to Alternate ELPAC Video—This video is recommended for parents and guardians who want to learn more about the Alternate ELPAC.
    • Introduction to the Alternate ELPAC for Parents Video: English (Coming Soon)
    • Introduction to Alternate ELPAC for Parents Video: Spanish (Coming Soon)