A variety of self-paced, training modules and tutorials are available to provide guidance on the different functions of the Texas Assessment Management System, delivered through PearsonAccess. Click the links below to access each of the training modules and tutorials.Texas Assessment Management System Training and Tutorials
- Student Data
- Test Setup
- Test Management
- TELPAS Holistic Ratings
- STAAR Alternate
- Organization Overview
The Organization Overview module demonstrates how organizations (districts and campuses) provide a framework for structuring student and administrative data in PearsonAccess.
- Proctor Caching Implementation Overview - UPDATED!
The Proctor Caching Implementation Overview module describes the process for downloading, installing, configuring, and verifying Proctor Caching for online test delivery.
- Setting Up Online Testing Environment Overview
The Setting Up Online Testing Environment Overview introduces Pearson's online testing technology and the considerations necessary for implementing successful online testing.
- Student Data Management Overview
The Student Data Management Overview explains how student demographic data is entered and managed in PearsonAccess.
- Test Management Overview
The Test Management Overview describes the process for assigning a student to a specific test (either paper or online). It also covers creating and managing online test sessions.
- Test Setup Overview
The Test Setup Overview provides information for preparing for both paper and online testing activities from a single location.
- User Management Overview
The User Management Overview offers information on how PearsonAccess handles user accounts and roles to control access to the assessment data.
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