Alternate assessment participation
The Every Student Succeeds Act brings several changes for alternate assessment participation, including an adjustment to the 1 percent cap, requirements for district and state submissions if exceeding the cap, and state monitoring and technical support for districts. The Office for Exceptional Children recently hosted a webinar to explain these changes. Click here to watch the webinar to get details and learn how to access more resources. For answers to questions about calculating participation, email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions about completing the justification for ESSA requirements, email AAparticipation@education.ohio.gov.