Alternate Format Tests
Ohio State Practice Tests
The Ohio Department of Education provides practice tests to allow students to view and answer test questions that are like those that could appear on state tests. Practice tests are available for print and online use on the website for the Ohio Department of Education, including Large Print. The hard copy braille versions of the practice tests are available for loan through the AT & AEM Center and are housed in the Lending Library.
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Braille Format for Ohio's State Practice Tests
The tests are provided in Unified English Braille and should be used with students who are expected to take grade level state tests or end of course exams using braille. All mathematics and science tests are transcribed using Nemeth Code in the UEB context. Teachers and other test administrators will be responsible for accessing teacher manuals and scoring guides on the ODE website. Instructions on accessing these resources will be included in the shipment with the practice tests.
Digital and Large Print Formats for Ohio's State Practice Tests
Digital and large print formats of the Ohio State Practice tests may be accessed through the Practice Test Site on the Ohio Department of Education website. Large print formats can be used digitally or in print and should be used with students who are expected to take grade level state tests or end of course exams using large print. Tests administrators should follow the guidelines for paper copy test administration prior to printing.
Ohio Department of Education Accessibility for Ohio’s State Tests
The Ohio Department of Education provides policy and guidance on test accessibility. Accessibility manuals are available for Ohio's State Tests for Grades 3-8 as well as the OELPA. For further assistance, please contact the AT & AEM Center or the Ohio Department of Education Help Desk.