Recent Announcements

  • WY-TOPP Practice Test

    With the opening of the Winter window, new WY-TOPP ELA and Math Practice Tests are available for testing. The ELA and Math Practice Tests include a new “cluster” item type. For information on the new item type, please visit the Resources page to access the WY-TOPP Practice Test Clusters FAQ.

    Added January 20, 2021
  • WY-ALT Initial Order Window

    The WY-ALT accommodation paper response option order window will be available in TIDE from January 19 – February 2, 2021. As a reminder, these sentence strips and response option cards are intended for a small number of students whose IEP or 504 plan have paper accommodations and require the paper response option in order to interact with the test. Please make initial orders for the WY-ALT accommodation materials during this time frame.

    Added January 11, 2021
  • WY-TOPP Winter Interim

    The WY-TOPP Winter Interim test window will open on Tuesday, January 12, 2021. TA Certified Test Administrators may begin administering the assessment once the test window opens. The WY-TOPP Winter Interim test window will close on Friday, February 5, 2021.

    Added December 28, 2020
  • WY-ALT Practice Test

    The WY-ALT Practice Test Window is now open. Students and Test Administrators may use the practice test to review sample item types, practice responding to items, and become familiar with online test navigation, accommodations, and tools. The practice test is available under the WY-ALT Assessment Students and Families page. TA Certified Test Administrators may administer the practice test through the Training Test Administration site, available under the WY-ALT Assessment Teachers and TAs page.

    Added December 2, 2020
  • iOS 14 Support

    CAI officially supports testing on iOS 14. If you have questions regarding installing the Secure Browser on iOS 14, please contact the Wyoming Help Desk at or 888-897-8024.

    Added November 5, 2020
  • Spring 2021 WY-ALT Training Registration: Closed

    The Spring 2021 WY-ALT Training Registration site is now closed. Reminder, all Spring 2021 Alternate Assessment Test Administrators (ALT-TA) must attend a WY-ALT training this year and complete the online Test Administrator Certification Course.  If you have questions regarding WY-ALT training, please contact the Wyoming Help Desk at or 888-897-8024.

    Added September 24, 2020
  • Online Reporting System Closing

    WY-TOPP and WY-ALT summative data from previous administrations have migrated to the Centralized Reporting System (formerly AIR Ways Reporting). The Online Reporting System (ORS) will no longer be available after October 9, 2020. Users may begin accessing Individual Student Reports (ISRs) and other data files, previously available in ORS, from the Centralized Reporting System. If there is any information you would like to download from ORS, please do so by October 9th.

    If you need any assistance accessing reports during this time period, please contact the Wyoming Help Desk at

    Added September 4, 2020
  • Mobile Secure Browser Update

    The iOS and ChromeOS Mobile Secure Browsers are now available for download in the app stores. The ChromeOS and iOS Secure Browsers will update automatically for users who had the previous versions installed. Please note the Android Secure Browsers will no longer be supported and, as a result, will be removed from the Secure Browser page for the 20-21 administration.

    Reminder: support for the 2019-2020 Secure Browsers will end on August 31, 2020, all mobile and desktop Secure Browsers will need to be updated before this date.

    Added August 10, 2020
  • 2020-2021 Secure Browser

    The 2020-21 Secure Browser is now available for Windows, macOS, and Linux operating systems on the Secure Browser page. Please reference the Technical Manuals on the Technology Coordinators user guides page for installation information. The 2020-21 Technical Manuals will be released later this summer.

    Note: Mobile Secure Browsers (ChromeOS and iOS/iPadOS) have not been released for the 2020-21 administration. Once the 2020-21 mobile Secure Browsers are available for download, an update will be posted to the portal. The 2019-20 Secure Browsers will be available until August 31st.

    Added June 25, 2020
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