May 7, 2014

PARCC Field Test EOY Update

Dear Spring 2014 PARCC Field Test Participants,

The purpose of this communication is to address an error in the Test Administrator Manual for Paper-Based Testing on Page 128 (within the administration script for Mathematics Grades 4 through High School EOY Session 1). Please inform your test administrators that the following sentence on Page 128 (near the middle of the page) needs to be replaced.

Original Sentence

Find the page after the first STOP sign Test Booklet and follow along while I read the directions for Session 2

Replacement Sentence

Turn to the first page of the Test Booklet and follow along while I read the directions.

PARCC Support: For more information regarding PARCC and the 2014 Field Test, please visit the PARCC website at http://www.parcconline.org/field-test. If you have questions regarding the administration of the PARCC Field Test, please contact Pearson’s PARCC Support Center: (888) 493-9888 (open Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT) or PARCC@support.pearson.com. For state policy questions or if you believe you have received this letter in error, please contact your state field test contact.

Sincerely,

Pearson PARCC Program Team