Register for professional development webinars, download implementation guides, and watch videos on how to setup reports, set cut scores and more.
Our professional development series is designed to provide information and support for ACCUPLACER users. These webinars are designed for faculty and testing professionals who want to learn more about ACCUPLACER products, best practices, and how to implement the testing system. We encourage you to attend the following sessions:
- ACCUPLACER Overview. Review test content, account setup options, and resources for student engagement and intervention and how ACCUPLACER can be used for ATB testing.
- Policy Development. Learn how to develop and design placement policies for your institution related to cut scores, incorporating the use of multiple measures with test scores, and the use of validity studies to understand your placement decisions.
- Account Setup. Review the account, test, and placement setup requirements, learn how to create new users, and how to use the diagnostic and data reporting tools to support intervention.
- Reporting. Understand and learn how to create the various reports available within ACCUPLACER.
New to ACCUPLACER: Review these resources to get started.
This presentation provides an overview of the ACCUPLACER tests and platform, reviews reporting options, and examines placement and diagnostics usage.
Presentation 25.78 MB
This guide provides a deep-dive into the content of the next-generation placement tests.
PDF Document 5.65 MB
This guide provides an overview of ESL exams for use in assessing students’ English language proficiency.
PDF Document 3.68 MB
PDF Document 6.69 MB
This guide provides an overview of the suite of Computer Skills Placement exams, which assess student competency in basic computer skills.
PDF Document 970.15 KB
Review these resources to help develop your placement policy and plan for testing.
This guide provides information designed to help faculty develop placement policies with ACCUPLACER. Included are resources available to faculty, suggestions for developing cut scores, use of multiple measures beyond test scores, and how to use validity studies to understand results.
PDF Document 2.09 MB
This guide covers methods for determining cut scores to place students into the appropriate college course.
PDF Document 299.31 KB
This guide presents the options available in ACCUPLACER to incorporate the use of multiple measures such as high school GPA and background questions in placement decisions.
PDF Document 3.07 MB
This guide will review standard definitions of reliability and validity and discuss the Admitted Class Evaluation Service.
PDF Document 3.9 MB
Use the following resources to set up and operate your account.
An informational guide for new users performing the initial setup of a new ACCUPLACER account. It provides process overviews, descriptions of features, step-by-steps instructions, and demonstrations of key functions.
Presentation 3.38 MB
This guide will review the steps of how to administer and resume a test session.
PDF Document 2.02 MB
This guide covers the process of pre-registering students prior to testing and how to generate vouchers.
PDF Document 3.44 MB
This guide highlights the types of reports available in ACCUPLACER and the levels of data access different users have.
PDF Document 1.96 MB
This guide highlights the options for exporting data from ACCUPLACER to allow for import into campus student information systems such as Banner, Datatel, or PeopleSoft.
PDF Document 870.24 KB
This implementation guide reviews the results and the lessons learned from various pilot studies conducted around the country in both colleges and high schools. It includes successful implementation practices including planning, testing, instruction, and data collection.
PDF Document 2.22 MB
Recorded Video Sessions
This session provides an overview of the ACCUPLACER tests and platform, reviews reporting options, and examines placement and diagnostics usage.
This session highlights the reporting options available, including methods for creating and exporting customized reports.
Methods for Setting Cut Scores
This session covers methods for how your institution can develop placement cut scores.
This session provides an overview of ESL exams for use in assessing students’ English language proficiency.
This session provides an overview of the WritePlacer and WritePlacer ESL exams, which assess students’ writing abilities for use in course placement.
ACCUPLACER Computer Skills Placement
This session provides an overview of the suite of Computer Skills Placement exams, which assess student competency in basic computer skills.
Exporting Data from ACCUPLACER into Student Information Systems
This session highlights the options for exporting data from ACCUPLACER to allow for import into campus student information systems such as Banner, Datatel, or PeopleSoft.
Best Practices in Implementing ACCUPLACER//MyFoundationsLab
This session reviews the results and the lessons learned from various pilots conducted around the country in both colleges and high schools. In addition, it will explore keys to successful implementation including planning, testing, instruction and data collection.
Watch Video: Best Practices in Implementing ACCUPLACER//MyFoundationsLab