ENGLISH LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT

ELPA 21 (English Language Proficiency Assessment for the 21st Century) 

West Virginia is a member of the English Language Proficiency Assessment for the 21st Century, ELPA21, a group of states committed to supporting educators, member states, and the public as they adopt and implement the new English Language Proficiency (ELP) Standards and college- and career-ready standards. 

ELPA 21 Testing Window:
February 14, 2017- March 24, 2017

Interactive Demo

Interactive Demo
Link
Instructions

Lesson Plans
(COMING SOON)

Link for Interactive Demo (Here)

 

 

-Instructions (PDF)
 

Letters and Memos

- ELPA21 Results Superintendent Letter (PDF)
- ELPA 21 Excuse Letter for Student (PDF)
- Memo to Principals from Superintendent (PDF)
- Parent Letter (PDF)
- Parent Letter (Spanish) (PDF)

Forms

- ELPA21 Assessment Participation Form (PDF)
- GSA Participation Form (PDF)
- ELPA21 Test Irregularity Form (Excel)

Parents and Students

- ELPA21's informational brochure for families (PDF)
- la guía familiar para ELPA21 en español (PDF)

Upcoming Presentations / Trainings

Date
Time
Topic
Audience
Webinar Link
Resources
12/8/2016
2:00
ELPA21 General Overview
Title III Directors / Lead ESL Educators

Click Here

 

PowerPoint Here

Webinar Recording Here

12/15/2016
2:00
System Readiness Training
County Technology Coordintoars and Title III Directors
Click Here
to register

Spring 2017 Workstation Readiness Maunal (PDF)

System Readiness PowerPoint Here

12/16/2016
1:00
GSA Particpation Guidlines
Title III Directors / Lead ESL Teachers
Click Here
PowerPoint Here
1/19/2017
2:00
Test Preparation, Admin Roles and Functionality Training
Title III Directors and ELPA21 Test Administrator (ESL Teacher)
Click Here
PowerPoint Here
2/6/2017
2:00
ELPA21 FInal Preparation Webinar
Title III Directors and ELPA21 Test Administrator (ESL Teacher)
Click Here

PowerPoint Here

Webinar Recording Here

 

Toolkits

ELPA21 Nextera Administration Overview Training Module (Video)
ELPA21 Accessibility and Accommodations Training Module (Video)
ELPA21 The Student Testing Experience Training Module (Video)
ELPA21 Preventing and Solving Technical Issues Training Module (Video)
ELPA21 Test Lab Management Training Module (Video)

Archives

Transition to ELPA21 FAQ

FAQ (PDF)

ELPA21 Achievement Level Descriptors

Kindergarten (PDF)

Grade 1 (PDF)

Grade 2-3 (PDF)

Grade 4-5 (PDF)

Grade 6-8 (PDF)

Grade 9-12 (PDF)

 

Interactive Demo
Link
Instructions
Lesson Plans
Link for Interactive Demo (Here)

 

 

-Instructions (PDF)

-K Long Demo Lesson Plan (PDF)

-K Short Demo Lesson Plan (PDF)

-Grade 1 Demo Lesson Plan (PDF)

- Grades 2 and 3 Demo Lesson Plan (PDF)

-Grades 4 and 5 Demo Lesson Plan (PDF)

Grades 6-12 Demo Lesson Plan (PDF)

 

 

Toolkits