PASA DLM Lessons Learned - What Every Teacher Should Know

Schoology Online Course

Session Dates

Friday December 03, 2021 - 12:01 AM - Schoology Online Course
Monday February 28, 2022 - 12:01 AM - Schoology Online Course

Assessors must complete this training after completing RTAT. The PA Alternate Assessment team will emphasize areas of importance that will lead to an improved testing experience for teachers and students. Topics include: why students must be tested, navigating the Kite Educator and Student Portals, the importance of the First Contact Survey for placement, Personal Needs and Preferences Profile, flexibility in how the assessment is delivered, collecting materials, and creating a testing schedule with an adaptive assessment.


At the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the test design, identify key test preparation requirements, and create a testing schedule.
  • Review and describe essential components of the DLM assessment that assessors must be aware of while in the process of assessing students.
  • Identify how to analyze individual student score reports and explain the results to families.

Target Audience

PASA/DLM test administrators, PASA/DLM test coordinators

Topics Covered: Low Incidence

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Lorraine Byer at

Event Info

Event Type:

On-line Courses

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Lorraine Byer

Content Contact:

Ron Logan
800-441-3215 x 7244