Recent Announcements

  • ND TIDE LIVE  - Users

    The TIDE Users module is now open for the 2019-2020 NDSA. Users may now activate their TIDE account for this school year. 

    Added September 30, 2019
  •  TA Certification Live

    The Test Administrator (TA) Certification course is now available for 2019–2020. All users who plan to administer the NDSA must take the TA Certification course, regardless of their user role in TIDE. If you have taken the TA Certification course in the past, you are required to complete the course again for the 2019–2020 school year in order to administer NDSA. The course can be accessed from the NDSA Assessment page of the portal.

    Added September 30, 2019
  • NDSA Science moved to Spring

    The new online Science Assessment will be administered in Spring 2020 to students in Grades 4, 8, and 10.

    Added September 5, 2019
  • Secure Browser is now available for download

    The Secure Browsers for the 2019–2020 school year are now available for download from the Secure Browser page of the North Dakota State Assessment Program Portal. The new version of the Secure Browser is required for the 2019–2020 online test administrations of the North Dakota State Assessment (NDSA).

    Added August 2, 2019
  • NDSA Memo Folder Added to Resources

    A new folder called "NDSA Memos" has recently been added to the Resources/Administrative Resources tab on the Portal.  These are memos created by the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction with the intent to inform Test Administrators of information needed on the curent NDSA test administration.

    Added January 25, 2019
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