Initial ELPAC Administration and Scoring Trainings
The Initial English Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) testing window is July 1 through June 30. To prepare for this test administration, there will be multiple Initial ELPAC Administration and Scoring Trainings held statewide, April through May, and makeup
Attendance at Statewide
Each local educational agency (LEA) has been allocated a specific number of seats to attend the Initial ELPAC Administration and Scoring Trainings. This is a mandatory training for each LEA who will be administering the new ELPAC. Representatives from all LEAs, including those trained for the Summative Assessment administration in the fall, must also attend one of the
All LEA and/or county staff who intend to provide a regional training must also attend this training before conducting their own. The
The training will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for kindergarten through grade twelve LEAs. LEAs serving only grade six through twelve will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m. This training series will focus primarily on the local scoring of the Initial ELPAC Writing domain.
The California Department of Education–sponsored statewide trainings will take place from April through May. Additional
The Initial ELPAC Administration and Scoring Trainings will provide an overview of the test administration. A majority of the training day will be spent on the administration and scoring of the Writing domain.
Registration will open on February 1. In January, LEA ELPAC Coordinators will receive an email containing registration information for their LEA. Due to the limited number of seats at each training, only the LEA ELPAC Coordinator will be allowed to register participants for
Registration will be on a first-come,
Please note that all ELPAC Test Examiners are required to be trained to administer the Initial ELPAC. To accommodate your LEA’s training needs, many regional workshops around the state will be available. As each becomes available, the regional workshops will be posted on the ELPAC