Common Core

  • Common Core and Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium Information

    How to Download the Secure Browser at Home

    • http://ca.browsers.airast.org/
    • Scroll down (halfway down the page) and choose your operating system
    • The remaining instructions will appear on the right side of the screen

    How to take a practice test

    • http://caaspp.org/practice-and-training/index.html
    • elect Student Interface Practice and Training Tests
    • Select Sign In
    • Select a Grade (level)
    • Select Yes
    • Select the test you would like to take
    • Choose the settings you would like to have (optional)
    • Select Yes, Start My Test
    • Select Begin Test Now

Testing Schedule

  • 2019-2020

    SBAC: 6th grade: March 16 – 19
    7th grade: March 30 – April 2
    8th grade: April 27 – April 30
    8th Grade Science CST: May 4 – 5 (taken during science class)

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    Test: Non-Performance Task Test: Non-Performance Task Test: Non-Performance Task Test: Non-Performance Task
    Test during: Social Studies and Science Test during: Social Studies and Science Test during: English and Math Test during: English and Math
    Test: Class Activity - English Test: Class Activity - Math    
    Test during: English Test during: Math    
    Period rotation: 1-2-N-3-4-L-5-6-MT Period rotation: 6-5-N-4-3-L-2-1 Period rotation: 1-2-N-3-4-L-5-6-MT Period rotation: 6-5-N-4-3-L-2-1-MT

UltraKey

  • Learn how to type using UltraKey:

    • http://www.bytesoflearning.com/burbankusd
    • Find your child’s school (they are in alphabetical order)
    • Click on installer for Mac or Windows
    • Select Download Now
    • Follow prompts
    • Serial Number: UK66176306
    • Key: PBKCQW6-6NLWH-JDL5D-CWNLC676
    • Child’s password: last four of permanent ID number twice
    • If you have any problems, contact Bytes of Learning: 800-465-6428, extension 2221 or techhelp@bytesoflearning.com

Useful Websites

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Last Modified on July 22, 2019