Practice and Training Resources

This resource site includes materials designed to acquaint users with the Smarter Balanced test platform and environment. The site includes: 

  • user guides
  • classroom activity administration guidelines
  • practice classroom activities
  • scoring guides
  • performance task writing rubrics

ELA and math practice items, including Braille versions, and scoring guides are available on the resource page. Performance task writing rubrics for argumentative, explanatory, informational, narrative, and opinion are also available.