TELPAS Resources

 

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TEA designed the Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System (TELPAS) to assess the progress that limited English proficient (LEP) students make in learning the English language.

To view all English language learner (ELL) resources, visit the ELL webpage

General Information about TELPAS

Use the link below to access information about TELPAS:

 Educator Guide to TELPAS Grades K–12 (PDF posted 12/20/11) 

Rater Training for 2014–2015

Use the links below to access presentations and other documents that can be used for training raters:

Introductory Training PowerPoints

Use the links below to access rater training presentations:

Other Rater Training Resources

Use the links below to access other rating training resources:

 TELPAS Parent Brochures

To assist districts with the task of helping parents understand their child's TELPAS test results, the Student Assessment Division has developed a brochure entitled "Understanding the Confidential Student Report - A Guide for Parents." This brochure has three purposes:

  1. To give you some basic information about TELPAS,
  2. To explain a sample test report so that you can understand your child’s actual test report,
  3. To provide you with a short summary of each proficiency rating so that you will better understand the progress your child is making in learning English.

Grades K–1 English and Spanish

Grades 2-12 English and Spanish

Additional Resources

The links below contain additional resources for ELL assessments:

Related Webpages

The links below contain general information related to state assessments:

   

Archive

View archived TELPAS files no longer in use.  


For additional information, contact:

Student Assessment Division
(512) 463-9536
ell.tests@tea.state.tx.us

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