MCA Resources

Link:  Parent Guardian Guide to Statewide Testing and Refusal to Test Form

Test Administrator Resources

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

PearsonAccess Next

PearsonAccess Next website is the portal to all Pearson services used by Minnesota school districts.

System Status

Minnesota System Status

Testing Directions

 

Directions for online administrations and paper administrations.

Resources & Training

Access training, manuals, and other resources to prepare for and administer tests.

Technology Resources

Information for technology staff, including readiness checklist, accessing TestNav, and additional resources and documentation.

MN Assessments Procedures Manual Link to the Minnesota Assessment Procedures Manual

 

Student Resources
Link:  General Information on Student Resources

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Stand Alone Calculators

Calculators - Sample stand alone calculators students can use for practice.

Math Formula Sheets

Formula Sheets for the MCA Math Assessments (available for grades 5, 6, 7, 8, 11)

Student Tutorials

Student tutorials provide students with an overview of the assessment.

Item Samplers

Item Samplers for students and staff

 

General Information

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

General Info on MN Assessments

Link to the MDE webpage with information on Minnesota State Assessments.