Today we have posted three new and updated documents on SmarterApp.
Assessment Package Types in the Smarter Balanced Distributions has updated descriptions of the five assessment package types. This is posted in conjunction with the October 1st release of Smarter Balanced Summative Test Packages for 2015-2016.
De-Identification of Student IDs is a Non-Technical memo explaining to Smarter Balanced Member Agencies what to expect when their service providers use Keyed Cryptographic Hashing to produce Alterate Student IDs to preserve student privacy.
Student ID Cryptographic Hash Algorithm has been augmented to include an algorithm description in addition to the existing sample code.