New York State English as a Second Language Achievement Test (NYSESLAT) Item Review Checklists

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The NYSESLAT Item Review Checklists show how each test item was evaluated based on a set of pre-selected criteria. Item review checklists are provided for each grade band in:

  1. Listening and Reading
  2. Speaking
  3. Writing (content and ELL)
  4. Multiple choice items (content and ELL)

NYSESLAT Item Review Checklists

In conjunction with the Passage Review Criteria Protocol, this resource can be used by educators to design formative assessments that mirror the NYSESLAT's design.