Adult Education and Diversity Programs: Assessment

CASAS Assessment Testing

Monitoring instructional hours and pre/post-testing of all adult education learners is a federal and state requirement that allows agencies to be funded through performance goals and outcomes. The CASAS testing system is used to determine a learner's Reading, Listening and Math skill levels in English.

Please arrive a minimum of an hour and a half before office closing time. Be prepared to complete paperwork and test. (DO NOT PARK IN THE 30 MINUTE SPACES).  Please refer to the Parking Regulation (ABC Index) for parking details.

 

Appraisal Test- determines the student's level before registering for a class (25-30 minutes to complete in the AED office).

Pretest - is taken when the student enters a class, which shows a student's level at the beginning of instruction (up to 60 minutes to complete).

Post Test- is taken after 70-100 hours of instruction, which is taken during class time. This shows a student's level gain (up to 60 minutes to complete).

 

 

Examen CASAS (Evaluacion)

La supervision de horas de instruccion pre/post, evlua a todos los estudiantes de education para adults, esta evaluacion es un requisito federal y estatal que le permite a las agencias recibir fondos para aprovechar y completar las metas. El sistema de evalucion CASAS es usado para determinar los niveles de destrezas del estudiante para leer y entender ingles.

 

Prueba de Evalucacion- Determina el nivel del estudante antes de registrarse a las clases. Toma de 25 a 30 minutos para completar la prueba en la oficina del departamento de educacion para adultos.

Pretest- Es tomado cuando el estudiante comienza la clase, determina el nivel del estudiante al comenzar la clase. Toma de 60 minutos para completarse.

Post Test - Es tomado despues de 70-100 horas de instruccion durante el periodo de las clase. Esta evaluacion determina el nivel de progreso del estudiante. Toma de 60 minutos para completarse.