ELPAC Videos

This web page provides informational video resources for the English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) for local educational agencies (LEAs). LEAs looking for training resources can refer to the Quick Reference Guides and Videos web page and the 2020–21 Training-Opportunities web page.

Computer-based ELPAC Overview Video

The Computer-based ELPAC Overview video provides general information about the ELPAC, including:

  • Why is the ELPAC important?
  • The ELPAC is consistent with what a child is learning in the classroom
  • Purposes and test-taker population of the Initial and Summative ELPAC
  • A general description of the grades and grade spans at which the ELPAC is administered
  • Domains using descriptions that mirror what is in Starting Smarter
  • How the ELPAC is Administered
  • Accessibility
  • Test Administration
  • ELPAC general resources
  • Starting Smarter

The Computer-based ELPAC Overview video is available in both English and Spanish.

Computer-based ELPAC Overview Video: English (Video; 9:47) (Posted 03/09/20)

Computer-based ELPAC Overview Video: Spanish (Video; 10:32) (Posted 04/03/20)

Summative ELPAC Student Score Report Video

The Summative ELPAC Student Score Report Video shows examples of the Summative ELPAC Student Score Report along with explanations of the information on the report.

This video is recommended for parents and guardians, teachers, and educators who want to learn more about how to understand the Summative ELPAC Student Score Report.

The Summative ELPAC Student Score Report video is available in both English and Spanish.

Summative ELPAC Student Score Report Video: English (Video; 9:03) (Posted 8/28/19)

Summative ELPAC Student Score Report Video: Spanish (Video; 11:13) (Posted 8/28/19)

Introduction to the Initial ELPAC for Parents Video

The video “Introduction to the Initial ELPAC for Parents” provides information about the Initial ELPAC including its purpose, an explanation of who takes the test, and a description of how parents and guardians will be notified of their child’s results.

This video is recommended for parents and guardians who want to learn more about the ELPAC.

The Introduction to the Initial ELPAC for Parents video is available in both English and Spanish.

Introduction to the Initial ELPAC for Parents Video: English (Video; 7:07) (Posted 8/28/19)

Introduction to Initial ELPAC for Parents Video: Spanish (Video; 8:35) (Posted 8/28/19)