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Teacher Resources

Smarter Balanced Portal
Gateway to Practice Test and Field Test systems for teachers, students and administrators

Smarter Balanced Tools for Teachers
An online collection of standards-based resources with lessons designed to enhance instruction, save teachers time in lesson planning, and help boost student learning

SBAC Test and Systems Manual
Manuals for SBAC administration and TIDE administration system. (Test Administration Manual includes DFA)

Smarter Balanced Teacher Resources
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Contact Us

Dr. Mina Blazy
Director of Continuous Improvement, Program Evaluation, Data, and Assessment
714- 424-7555

Wendy Allee
Assessment and Accountability Specialist

Linda Wescott
Assessment and Accountability Specialist

Danielle Zavala
Assessment and Accountability Specialist

Mariela Herrera
Assessment and Accountability Specialist

Ginger Harrer
Computer Software Analyst

Kimberly Vasquez
Administrative Assistant