Recent Announcements

  • Updated Factsheet Posted to NDSA Portal

    An updated Factsheet has been posted to the NDSA Portal under the General Information tab of Administration Resources.  Changes to the Factsheet include grades using Audio Scripts and the use of headphones.

    Added January 31, 2019
  • NDSA Glossaries Not Available

    For the 2018-2019 NDSA, glossaries accommodations in English and Spanish are not available.  This will be removed from TIDE within the next 24 hours.  Please do not update this accommodation prior to removal from TIDE.

    Added January 28, 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
  • Upcoming TIDE Downtime 2/12/19

    TIDE will be down for maintenance upgrade on 2/12/19 starting at 7 pm CT.  TIDE will be back online and available for use by 2/13/19 at 6 am CT.

    Added January 18, 2019
  • NDSA Preparedness Training 2019

    The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI), EduTech, and AIR are working together to provide updated information, training, and support to schools for administering the North Dakota State Assessment. 

    NDSA preparedness training provides district test coordinators/test administrators with resources to administer the North Dakota State Assessment. Upon completion of this training, participants will understand where to obtain appropriate resources, how to set up students and staff, and how to administer testing sessions.  Please use the following link to access training dates, locations, and registration instructions:

    Added January 8, 2019
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Welcome to the North Dakota State Assessment (NDSA) English Language Arts and Mathematics assessments.