February 10, 2011
ESU 10 Professional Development Coordinators collaborated with Joelene Dredge from ESU 2 and Carol Jessen from ESU 8 to create a podcast series entitled "Understanding NeSA". The podcast series will have short segments on the following NeSA topics:
- What is NeSA?
- Table of Specifications
- Depth of Knowledge (DOK)
- Performance Level Descriptors (PLDs)
- Raw Scores & Scale Scores
- NeSA Reports Interpretive Guide
- NeSA Approved Accommodations
The purpose of the podcast series is to provide teachers and administrators access to NeSA tutorial information at any time of the day. Each podcast includes a topical description including how to find NeSA documents on the Nebraska Department of Education website. The podcasts are housed on the ESU 10 website www.esu10.org on the Professional Development page.