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This site demonstrates the features that are available on the Portals created by Cambium Assessment, Inc. to access the Iowa ELPA21 assessment systems.

Recent Announcements

  • ELPA21 Summative Test Window Closing on April 9, 2021

    The ELPA21 summative test window will close on Friday, April 9, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Central Time. Please make sure that all students who are required to take the ELPA21 summative test complete the test by that date. Paper test materials—including paper and large print tests, and braille test booklets—must be returned at the end of the test window. Instructions for returning paper test materials were included with the shipment of the materials.

    These instructions are also posted in the Resources section of the Iowa portal. If you need additional return shipment labels or help with returning your paper or braille test materials, please contact the Iowa ELPA21 Help Desk.

    Please note that non-participation codes should be entered in TIDE by April 23, 2021 as well.

    Added April 7, 2021
  • Reminder: Last Day for Additional Orders Through TIDE

    Friday is the final day to add additional orders through TIDE for ELPA21 Summative paper or braille test booklets. 

    Please make sure that all your orders are placed before the end of the school day on Friday, April 2, 2021.

    Added March 31, 2021
  • ELPA21 Summative Test Window Closing on Friday April 9, 2021

    The ELPA21 summative test window will close on Friday, April 9, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Central Time. Please make sure that all students who are required to take the ELPA21 Summative test complete the test by that date.

    Paper test materials—including paper and large print tests, and braille test booklets—must be returned at the end of the test window. Instructions for returning paper test materials were included with the shipment of the materials.

    These instructions are also posted in the Resources section of the portal.

    If you have any questions about test administration or about returning secure test materials, please contact the Iowa ELPA21 Help Desk.

    Please note that non-participation codes should be entered in TIDE by Friday, April 23, 2021 as well.

    Added March 22, 2021
  • Reminder: Last Day for Additional Orders Through TIDE

    The final day to add additional orders through TIDE for ELPA21 Summative paper test booklets is Friday, April 2, 2021

    Please be sure that all your orders are placed before the additional order window closes.

    Contact the Iowa ELPA21 Help Desk if you encounter any issues in TIDE.

    Added March 12, 2021
  • New TIDE Updates

    As part of system enhancement and functionality improvement the following updates will be implemented to TIDE:

    Students: "All Districts” option will be added to district drop-down list in student search. The district users associated with multiple districts will be able to search students across districts. The report will be available to export to the inbox.

    Rosters: Rosters will be exportable to CSV.

    Frequency Distribution Report: Frequency distribution reports will be available across districts for users with access to multiple districts.

    Participation Reports: "All Schools" option will be added to Plan and Manage Testing report. Reports showing results from all schools will only be available to export to the inbox.

    Added February 8, 2021
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Welcome!

This site demonstrates the features that are available on the Portals created by Cambium Assessment, Inc. to access the Iowa ELPA21 assessment systems.