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This document is intended for educators, particularly IEP teams, as they prepare for and administer the Rhode Island Next Generation Science  (RI NGSA) assessments. The Accommodations and Accessibility Manual provides information on how to select and administer accessibility features, universal tools, designated supports, and accommodations for students who need them.

RI NGSA Paper Materials Order Form /core/fileparse.php/1631/urlt/RI-Paper-Test-Materials-Order-Form_FINAL.docx
Please follow the instructions on this form to place orders for standard, large print, and braille paper test materials for the RI NGSA. You may only place an order for paper test materials for a student that is present in TIDE with the accommodation listed in the student’s IEP or 504 plan. 
Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) User Guide /core/fileparse.php/1631/urlt/RI_TIDE_UserGuide_2017-2018_FINAL.pdf
The Test Infromation Distribution Engine (TIDE) User Guide is designed to help users navigate TIDE. Users can find information on managing user accounts information, managing student test settings, appeals, and rosters. 
User Role Permissions for Secure Online Systems /core/fileparse.php/1631/urlt/RI_User-Role-Permissions_Brochure_FINAL.pdf
This brochure outlines the user roles and permissions for each secure online testing system used to administer the online assessments for the Rhode Island Next Generation Science Assessment (RI NGSA). These systems include the Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE) and the Test Administration (TA) Interface.