TASCTM - Test Assessing Secondary Completion

New York State’s 2014 High School Equivalency Test

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TASC Website: www.ctb.com/tasc

TASC Test Website: www.tasctest.com

 

 

RESOURCES

All TASC Examiner and Coordinator of Record Training Options are listed on the High School Equivalency Announcements Page: http://www.acces.nysed.gov/hse/high-school-equivalency-hse. Please check the Announcements Page regularly for updates on forms, policy, and other pertinent information.

 

New Provisions for Designated Students Taking the NYS High School Equivalency Test

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Students who are enrolled in Alternative High School Equivalency Preparation Programs (AHSEPP) and Alternative Transition Programs (ATP) - and are officially designated as English Language Learners (ELLs) - will now be permitted additional time when taking the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC™). For more details, please read the memo from Deputy Commissioners Kimberly Young Wilkins and Kevin Smith.

http://www.acces.nysed.gov/hse/high-school-equivalency-hse

 

HSE 4th Pathway Memos (June 25, 2018)  

http://www.acces.nysed.gov/memo/policy-and-procedures-new-regents-high-school-equivalency-exam-pathway

http://www.acces.nysed.gov/memo/clarification-policy-and-procedure-new-regents-high-school-equivalency-exam-pathway

http://www.acces.nysed.gov/hse/regents-hse-exam-pathway-frequently-asked-questions

 

The RFP for HSE Test Center Reimbursement  is now available and posted on the ACCES Procurement website at 

http://www.acces.nysed.gov/procurement. Like the recent WIOA RFP, there will be an opportunity for HSE RFP Questions and Answers, and we encourage all programs and RFP applicants to view the information posted there once available.  -- Kimberly and the HSE Testing Team

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HSE Diploma and TASC Readiness Memo June 2018: HSE Memo TASC Readiness Robert Purga

IMPORTANT NYSED HSE Diploma and TASC Readiness Memo: Robert Purga MEMO HSE Readiness and T-TAF August 2017

TASC Testing Centers: Schedule from DRC/CTB regarding the launch of the new forms.

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Important Updates TASC™ test

Item Specifications documents for the TASC™ test:

 

To guide preparation for the TASC ™ test, Data Recognition Corporation | CTB has released five Item Specifications documents (one for each subtest) for the TASC™ test. Each document is intended to define the content and format of the assessment for item writers and reviewers, while adult educators and the general public will gain a better understanding of the skills and concepts to be tested on the high school equivalency exam, as well as how they will be tested. Sample questions are included.

 

TASC™ test Item Specifications are available here: http://www.acces.nysed.gov/hse/tasc-test-and-item-specifications

 

NEW Attachment A (application for TASC testing) Form 2016 PDF

NEW Attachment A (application for TASC testing) Form 2016  Word FILLABLE

 

NEW Test Center Attendance Sheet 2016 PDF

NEW Test Center Attendance Sheet 2016 Word FILLABLE

 

TASC Test Statistical Summary Report 2015

TASC Calculator (TI-30XS Multiview) Memo Revised (11/14/13)

 

Price Sheet: 2013 NCTM Regional Conference (Baltimore, MD) - Revised Form (11/14/13)
TASC Computer-Based Configuration Checklist
TASC Overview Webinar - Session II (09/06/13)

TASC PowerPoint (NYACCE 2013)

 

CTB McGraw-Hill presents "TASC Testing Online: It's Easier Than You Think," a self-guided online presentation that introduces the basic computer skills necessary to take TASC test online. Topics discussed in this presentation include skills using the mouse, standard navigation skills, keyboarding skills, and word-processing skills.  These skills are described in an automated, audio-enhanced format, complete with colorful imagery and animations that help depict what is required to successfully navigate the TASC test online. Viewers may pause, advance or review portions of the presentation at their leisure.  Helpful web-links that embellish these topics are provided throughout. 

 

Click here to begin the presentation: http://www.brainshark.com/ctb/vu?pi=zHFz6UudQzGbd6z0&intk=387338065

 

 

 

Content Resources

 

ACCESS Memo Sept. 2013

 

 

TASC Content Webinar Q&A

 

 

TASC_Objective Structure

 

Math Institute (December 4, 2013)

 

TASC_Math Sample Test Items

 

KhanAcademy.org

 

BrainPop

 

Kuta = Free Worksheets

 

Math-Drills.com

 

Elevate App

 

YouTube has great examples of math lessons and problems

 

 

TASC_Science Sample Test Items

 

KhanAcademy.org

 

BrainPop

 

Science Channel

 

Bill Nye The Science Guy

 

YouTube has great examples of science experiments and rules

 

 

TASC_Social Studies Sample Test Items

 

KhanAcademy.org

 

BrainPop

 

History Channel

 

News ELA

 

PBS - Castle - David Macaulay

 

PBS - Pyramid - David Macaulay

 

PBS - Cathedral - David Macaulay

 

DBQ Project

 

YouTube has many videos on Social Studies lessons and topics

 

TASC_Reading Sample Test Items

 

KhanAcademy.org

 

BrainPop

 

Dave's Cafe

 

Grammar Girl

 

News ELA

 

ProCon.org

 

Archetypes; Joseph Campbell's Archetypes; and The Hero Journey

 

NY Times for Students - Essay Topics

 

MindMup.com - Free Mind Mapping Tool

 

Elevate App

 

YouTube has great examples of reading and writing lessons

 

 

TASC_Writing Sample Test Items

 

KhanAcademy.org

 

BrainPop

 

Dave's Cafe

 

Grammar Girl

 

News ELA

 

ProCon.org

 

Archetypes; Joseph Campbell's Archetypes; and The Hero Journey

 

NY Times for Students - Essay Topics

 

MindMup.com - Free Mind Mapping Tool

 

Elevate App

 

YouTube has great examples of reading and writing lessons

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

James Matt

Central Southern Tier RAEN Director

Email: james.matt@cayuga-cc.edu

Phone: 315-252-8674

Fax: 315-253-7335