Announcements

  • April 16, 2019 – Secure Browsers

    Chrome OS 73 is now supported with a possible issue. TTS voice check fails on some devices. The workaround is to uninstall and reinstall the app. This is random and currently there is no way to determine which devices will require intervention. AIR is working with Google to identify the cause of this issue.

    Added April 16, 2019
  • February 28, 2019 – Upcoming AIR system downtime reminder

    The Test Delivery System has a scheduled downtime all day on Friday, March 1 to prepare for the opening of Smarter Balanced Summative Assessment.

    The Practice and Training tests and all other AIR systems will remain available during this downtime.

    Additional dates for downtime for the Test Delivery System are listed below:

    April 12, 2019 – all day downtime to deploy WCAS Grade 5 and 8 test

    May 3, 2019 – all day downtime to deploy WCAS High School test

    Added February 28, 2019
  • February 14, 2019 – ELPA21 extension to test window

    The ELPA21 test window has been extended and will now close on Friday, March 29. This extension applies to all districts. Materials for ELPA21 must be prescheduled for pick up by no later than April 5, even if your district is on break at this time.

    The WIDA Alternate ACCESS test window remains unchanged and closes on March 22. Materials return for WIDA will remain March 29.

    Added February 15, 2019
  • February 13, 2019 – AIR does not currently support Chrome OS 72

    AIR is working closely with Google to address an issue with Chrome OS 72 that prevents AIR from supporting it for online testing. Until this issue is resolved, AIR is asking all Chromebook users to hold off on updating their devices to the newest version if they have not already.

    Added February 13, 2019
  • January 28, 2019 – Update to TIDE Secure Inbox

    TIDE will be releasing an update to the TIDE inbox.  There will be a column titled System that will identify the AIR system that generated the file.  This information can be helpful in identifying reports you have generated from TIDE, ORS, or AIRWays.

    Added January 24, 2019