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How to Pre-Identify WY-ALT Students /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/How-to-Pre-ID-Students.pdf
This document explains how to pre-identify WY-ALT students.
WY-ALT FAQ /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT-FAQs.pdf
This FAQ covers general and training information specific to the WY-ALT.
TIDE User Guide /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/TIDE_UserGuide_2017-2018.pdf
The TIDE User Guide is designed to help users navigate the Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE). Users can find information on managing user account information, managing student account information, student test settings and tools, appeals, rosters, and voice packs. Updated March 14, 2018.
Spring 2018 Directions for Administration Manual /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/SP18-WY-ALT-DFAM.pdf
The WY-ALT Directions for Administration Manual (DFAM) outlines how test administrators and second scorers should prepare for and administer the WY-ALT. It includes participation requirements, an overview of the assessment and detailed instructions for administration.
Spring 2018 WY-ALT Test Coordinator Manual /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/SP18-WY-ALT-TCM.pdf
The WY-ALT Test Coordinator Manual (TCM) outlines the specific responsibilities of the Test Coordinators. It includes an overview of the assessment as well as directions for receiving, distributing, and returning test materials.
Online Reporting System (ORS) User Guide /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT_ORS_UserGuide.pdf
This user guide provides information on how to use the Online Reporting System (ORS) to view student performance information.
Online Reporting System (ORS) FAQ /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/Wy-ALT_Online-Reporting-System-FAQ_Final.pdf
Frequently asked questions about the Online Reporting System (ORS).
WY-ALT Participation Guidelines /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT-Participation-Guidelines-103014.pdf
This document outlines criteria for student participation in the WY-ALT. Decisions regarding participation should be made with the student's IEP team.
WY-ALT Fact Sheet /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT-Fact-Sheet.pdf
Fact sheet on the Wyoming Alternate Assessment for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities (WY-ALT).
Voice Pack Installation Guide /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/Voice-Pack-Installation-Guide.pdf
This guide describes how to install the NeoSpeech™ Voice Pack available from Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE).
WY-ALT DEI User Guide /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT_DEI-User-Guide.pdf

This user guide provides information on how to use the Data Entry Interface (DEI) to enter student responses to the WY-ALT. 

WY-ALT IFT FAQs /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT-IFT-FAQ.pdf
This document answers frequently asked questions regarding the Independent Field Test (IFT). 
WY-ALT IFT Quick Start Guide /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT_IFT_TA-Quick-Start-Guide.pdf
This is a quick start guide to the WY-ALT IFT and online test administration. 
WY-ALT IFT TA User Guide /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/WY-ALT-IFT-TA-User-Guide.pdf
This user guide supports ALT TAs who manage testing for students participating in the Wyoming Independent Field Test (IFT) for the WY-ALT state assessment. 
WY-ALT IFT Webinar /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/2018-WY-ALT-IFT-Webinar.pdf

A webinar was held on April 11 to provide an overview of the WY-ALT Independent Field Test (IFT) and online test delivery system. This is the PowerPoint for the webinar. 

A recording of the webinar can be found here. 

WY-ALT Introduction to the IFT /core/fileparse.php/2417/urlt/2018-WY-ALT-IFT-Introduction.pdf
This PowerPoint will provide on overview of the Independent Field Test (IFT) and the administration of online assessments.